F-35 Lightning II

USAF successfully test-drops B61 nuclear bomb using F-35A

The F-35A fighter jet gets a step closer to nuclear carrying capability after successful tests with B61-12 bombs....


Boeing MQ-25 Stingray drone refuels F-35 fighter jet for the first time

Boeing used its MQ-25 T1 test asset to refuel a US Navy F-35C fighter jet for the first time....


TAE Aerospace achieves Initial Depot Capability for F135 Engine

TAE Aerospace  announced  that they have achieved the Initial Depot Capability (IDC) for the Pratt and Whitney F135 engine fan and power module....


Swiss lawmakers to challenge the F-35 acquisition?

Several lawmakers are collecting signatures to challenge with a referendum the acquisition of the Lockheed Martin F-35 fighter jet for the Swiss Air Force....


Switzerland picks the Lockheed Martin F-35A as its next fighter jet

Switzerland picked the Lockheed Martin F-35 as the next fighter jet to equip the Swiss Air Force....


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....


RAF F-35Bs land on HMS Prince of Wales for the first time

As the warship began sea trials, a squadron of Royal Air Force F-35B fighters first landed on the HMS Prince of Wales aircraft carrier....


Atlantic Trident: Rafales, F-35s, and Typhoons fly together

French Air Force Rafales, Royal Air Force Typhoons, and fifth-generation F-35B of the United States Air Force participate in Atlantic Trident 2021 exercise....


First NATO’s Baltic Air Policing intercept by Italian F-35A fighters

The Italian Air Force carried out the first intercept using an F-35A stealth fighter jet on behalf of NATO’s Baltic Air Policing mission....


Biden administration to approve F-35 sale to the UAE

The administration of US President Joe Biden is to approve the sale of F-35 fighter jets and armed drones to the United Arab Emirates....