Netherlands Receives First Italian-Assembled F-35

Credit: F-35As: USAF
LONDON—The Royal Netherlands Air Force (RNLAF) has taken delivery of its first F-35 to be assembled in Italy. The aircraft, the ninth built for the Netherlands, was handed over in a ceremony at Cameri, Italy, on Sept. 12. The Netherlands is currently the only other nation having its F-35As produced...
Tony Osborne

Based in London, Tony covers European defense programs. Prior to joining Aviation Week in November 2012, Tony was at Shephard Media Group where he was deputy editor for Rotorhub and Defence Helicopter magazines.

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