Australia Puts F-35As Through Paces In Longest Deployment Yet


RMAF assets with RAAF F-35A over Malaysia.

Credit: Australian Department of Defense
SINGAPORE—The Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) has brought two-thirds of its 75 Sqdn. to Southeast Asia, testing the logistics and reliability of its Lockheed Martin F-35As in a three-week-long deployment. It is the RAAF’s first overseas deployment of the F-35A to regional partners in Southeast...
Chen Chuanren

Chen Chuanren is the Southeast Asia and China Editor for the Aviation Week Network’s (AWN) Air Transport World (ATW) and the Asia-Pacific Defense Correspondent for AWN, joining the team in 2017.

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