First Fully Loaded F-35Bs Head To North Korea’s Doorstep

F-35B in hover mode
Credit: USMC
The U.S. Marine Corps F-35 squadron permanently stationed in Japan is slated to receive its first aircraft equipped with the final software load in September, as the Pentagon weighs its options after North Korea’s latest ballistic missile launch. The “Green Knights” of Marine Fighter Attack Squadron...

Subscription Required


This content requires a subscription to one of the Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) bundles.

Schedule a demo today to find out how you can access this content and similar content related to your area of the global aviation industry.

Already an AWIN subscriber? Login


Did you know?  Aviation Week has won top honors multiple times in the Jesse H. Neal National Business Journalism Awards, the business-to-business media equivalent of the Pulitzer Prizes.