Lockheed Martin has chosen Raytheon Co. to make the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter's next-generation distributed aperture system.
F-35 Lightning II (Joint Strike Fighter)
The Navy is expanding its F-35 and Super Hornet fleets, but the two aircraft can't communicate without compromising stealth.
The Defense Department is again accepting F-35 Joint Strike Fighters after suspending deliveries from Lockheed Martin Corp.
The 33rd Fighter Wing hopes it will receive additional F-35As, along with considerable upgrades to its existing fleet.
In its first aerial demonstration in Asia, the F-35B showed off its ability to hover and land vertically.
"Almost every software-intensive program is over budget and behind schedule,” the Air Force's new acquisition chief said.
For the second time in two years, lawmakers are attempting to block the sale of F-35 Joint Strike Fighters to Turkey.
GAO officials said they're worried more deployments may have additional hiccups if info isn't communicated on a larger scale.
The most expensive weapons system in history still sometimes loses to the 1970s F-15 in dogfights during training scenarios.
Military officials confirmed that the DoD has temporarily suspended acceptance of new F-35s over corrosion issues.