F-16 Fighting To Avoid Production Gap

Credit: An effort in the U.S. Congress to block a Foreign Military Sale of F-16s to Pakistan did not succeed. Credit: U.S. Air Force
U.S. plans to sell Pakistan another eight F-16s may have survived a congressional challenge, but Lockheed Martin still faces a gap in the production line before the aircraft are delivered in 2019. The “warm line” production gap is the closest the long-running line has come to closing since...
Graham Warwick

Graham leads Aviation Week's coverage of technology, focusing on engineering and technology across the aerospace industry, with a special focus on identifying technologies of strategic importance to aviation, aerospace and defense.

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