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Coronavirus Pandemic Slowing Down F-35 Lightning II Production Due To Supply Chain Disruptions

Coronavirus Pandemic Slowing Down F-35 Lightning II Production Due To Supply Chain Disruptions

F-35A Lightning II arrival ceremony at the Thunderbirds Hangar on Nellis Air Force Base (U.S. Air Force photo by Lawrence Crespo) The coronavirus pandemic has rattled Lockheed Martin’s aeronautics business, with the F-35 joint strike fighter program facing the prospect of a slowdown in deliveries, company executives said Tuesday. The …

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U.S. Air Force Lockheed Martin F-35 Lightning II Has 873 Unresolved Deficiencies

U.S. Air Force Lockheed Martin F-35 Lightning II Has 873 Unresolved Deficiencies

According to Flightglobal report, the Lockheed Martin F-35 Lightning II has 873 unresolved deficiencies and new problems are being discovered regularly, making reducing the number of issues with the aircraft difficult. That’s the conclusion of the latest scathing assessment of the stealth fighter from the Annual Report for the US …

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