New F-35 Head Wants Deal On Next Production Lot In October

Credit: F-35A: Lockheed Martin
The Pentagon’s new F-35 program executive officer is pressing to finalize a deal with manufacturer Lockheed Martin on the next batch of aircraft by Oct. 15, just after the end of this fiscal year. But that goal is “a long putt,” he warned, and the U.S. government’s more realistic target is to...

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