Lockheed Martin F-35s will soon be embarked again on Britain’s new flagship aircraft carrier, HMS Queen Elizabeth, only this time for operational testing. The trials, known as Westlant 19, are again taking place off the Eastern Seaboard of the U.S. and will not only prove the sea legs of Britain’s frontline F-35 crews but pave the way for the ship’s first operational cruise, to the Far East, in May 2021. Operational Testing should see seven UK F-35s embarked on HMS Queen ...


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