An F-35 taxis out of a hangar at the Lockheed Martin Aeronautics plant and proceeds to the edge of a runway, the view of the Fort Worth skyline shimmering in the August heat. A smaller, sleek F-16, acting as a chase plane, pulls up behind …
WASHINGTON, Feb 11 (Reuters) - Lockheed Martin Corp (LMT.N) must improve its execution of the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter program, or risk seeing its massive funding being siphoned off to pay for other weapons programs, analysts …
OTTAWA - A new report by two think-tanks says the operating costs of Canada's proposed new stealth fighter could be considerably higher than what Harper government is acknowledging — and perhaps even expecting. The Centre for …
The Pentagon's top weapons tester has condemned aspects of the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter program in a new report, raising questions about the $1.5-trillion effort's ability to meet its already slipped production schedule, synthesize …
Athens-Clarke County’s two congressmen, along with its mayor, some of its 10 commissioners and a progression of other local civic and business people, climbed into a F-35 Lightning II flight simulator Tuesday morning, each trying their hand …
The Air Force has selected Dannelly Field, home of the 187th Fighter Wing, "The Red Tails" of the Alabama Air National Guard in Montgomery, for the new F-35 Lightning II fighter jet program. The Air Force has been working to identify site …
Defense Department officials defended the embattled F-35 Joint Strike Fighter program Tuesday, insisting the warplane is still on track despite continued financial and technical glitches. Air Force Lt. Gen. Christopher Bogdan, the program’s …
Lockheed Martin's chief executive has dismissed concerns raised by the Pentagon's top evaluator that the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter will not be fully combat ready by 2020, when the Australian Air Force is due to take delivery of its first jets. In an ...