U.S. Lawmakers Vow To Limit F-35 Production

F-35s in flight
An F135 engine backlog and software problems are testing Congress’ patience with the program.
Credit: Tech Sgt. Benjamin Mota/U.S. Air Force
In response to new delays to the F-35 fighter program, senior House Democrats are threatening to limit aircraft production and end the practice of adding funding for aircraft the Pentagon never requested. The laundry list of program problems includes cost overruns, a large engine backlog at the...

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