Lockheed Doubles Down On F-35 Sustainment Cost

Credit: U.S. Air Force
PARIS AIR SHOW—Lockheed Martin’s top F-35 executive doubled down on a commitment to reduce the cost to operate the stealth aircraft each hour by 43% within six years, despite public statements by senior U.S. defense officials who insist that objective is impossible. “We haven’t committed to...
Steve Trimble

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

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