First USAF F-35 Units Achieve Operational Milestone

Credit: USAF
The U.S. Air Force’s first two F-35 combat wings have reached the “full warfighting capability” milestone, service officials announced on Feb. 24. The active duty 388th and reserve 419th fighter wings marked the event during a Feb. 20 ceremony at Hill AFB, Utah, which was attended by Air Combat...
Steve Trimble

Steve covers military aviation, missiles and space for the Aviation Week Network, based in Washington DC.

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