F-35 Program Facing Struggle To Fund Depots

F-35Bs undergo maintenance at the Marine Corps Fleet Readiness Center East.
Credit: U.S. Navy
The F-35 program is struggling to find enough funding to fully stand up and resource the jet’s depots because the Pentagon’s habit of underfunding maintenance facilities while expecting cost reductions in contract negotiations is not playing out as expected, the program executive says. F-35 Joint...

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