EGLIN AFB — Problems with repairing parts and acquiring spare parts for the F-35 Lightning II could jeopardize pilot training for the next-generation multiple-role stealth fighter jet, according to a local congressman. Without a quick …
(George Frey/Bloomberg) The U.S. military is all in on the F-35 joint strike fighter, the most expensive weapons program in Pentagon history, with plans to buy more than 2,400 over the next quarter-century. In the fiscal 2019 defense budget …
The Pentagon’s F-35 fighter jet program, the most expensive program to date, is expected to jump by at least $27 billion in costs, Bloomberg reported. The total acquisition cost for the Lockheed Martin-made F-35 is predicted to spike about …
The economic impact of the program will be sizable due to the more than $3 billion investment. According to the Montgomery Chamber of Commerce, the F-35 will help preserve over 1,400 existing jobs and an economic impact that's …
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Democrat Beto O’Rourke is worried about the F-35 fighter jets being produced in Fort Worth ... who wants to become the state’s next junior senator, told the Star-Telegram’s Editorial Board. “At the same time, I think the consensus is that …
The report says the House Armed Services Committee “understands” the F-35 program has completed approximately 90 percent of the development phase. It is basing this understanding on testimony provided by the former program
WASHINGTON, D.C. - A new report from the Government Accountability Office says that the Department of Defense's F-35 program is challenged by slow maintenance and shortages of parts. The report, released on October 26, says that the …
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The most expensive weapons program in American military history just got its most powerful critic: President-elect Donald Trump. The incoming commander-in-chief took aim Monday at the costly F-35 fighter jet program on Twitter, after …