Australia Receives F-35s With Block 3F Software

Credit: F-35: USAF
BEIJING—Australia has become the first country apart from the U.S. to receive Lockheed Martin F-35 Lightnings with software of the fully operational, Block 3F standard. The handing over of three aircraft to the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) also marks the first time the service has received F...

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