F-35 and Typhoon Partner As RAF’s New Backbone

Credit: SAC Tim Laurence/Royal Air Force
Britain has declared its fleet of F-35 Joint Strike Fighters and up-armed Eurofighter Typhoons ready for operations, a major milestone in the overhaul of the UK’s combat aircraft capability. Initial operational capability (IOC), finalized in mid-December and formally announced on Jan. 10, means...

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