F-35

How the F-35 became the most expensive fighter jet ever built

The F-35 stealth fighter jet became the most expensive weapon program in military history....


Queen bombs ISIS: UK launches F-35s in first carrier strike since the 90s

British and American F-35 fighter jets took off from HMS Queen Elizabeth to bomb ISIS positions....


Biden administration doubles down on Trump’s F-35 plans

The Biden administration left the F-35 procurement plans for the financial year 2022 unchanged....


Top 10 most expensive fighter jets in 2021

Fighter jets are the most advanced, the most powerful, the most complex aircraft out there. Thy also cost a lot. But which fighter jet is the most expensive?...


From MiG-19 with lift fans to J-18: China’s VTOL fighter jet problem

For decades now, China tried to acquire aircraft capable of vertical take-off and landing (VTOL). Should we expect a Chinese jump jet soon?...


£550M contract signed to develop missile for UK’s F-35

On January 6, 2020, the United Kingdom announced a £500 million contract for the provision of air-to-ground attack missiles to be carried by F-35 fighter jets....


United States to sell 50 F-35 fighters and 18 MQ-9B drones to UAE

The U.S. State Department notified Congress it had given the green light for the sale of 50 F-35 stealth fighter jets, 18 MQ-9B armed drones, and an array of missiles....


Norway’s F-35 deliveries steady as international tensions rise

In the evening of September 27, 2020, three Lockheed Martin F-35 Lightning II fighter jets reached Norway’s Ørland Airport, as the Nordic nation continues to joust with Russia over the Barents Sea....


Israel opposes any potential US sale of F-35 fighter jet to UAE

Despite the recently established diplomatic relation between two Middle Eastern countries, Israel opposes any potential Lockheed Martin F-35 fighters sales by the United States to the United Arab Emirates (UAE), as it could diminish its military superiority....


US COVID relief act includes $1.4B for F-35 fighter jets

The new $1 trillion COVID-19 aid bill introduced by United States’ lawmakers contains funding for new F-35 fighter jets as the Senate seeks to battle the pandemic in more ways than one....