First Four European-Based USAF F-35s Arrive In UK

USAF F-35 landing at RAF Lakenheath
Credit: USAF Senior Airman Koby Saunders
The first U.S. Air Force F-35 Joint Strike Fighters to be based in Europe have arrived in England. Four of a planned 54 Lockheed Martin F-35As landed at RAF Lakenheath on Dec. 15 after nonstop flights from Lockheed’s plant at Fort Worth. At Lakenheath they will be assigned to the newly activated...

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