Software Could Delay F-35A Operational Testing By A Year

Credit: Lockheed Martin
Initial operational test and evaluation (IOT&E) of the Lockheed Martin F-35A Joint Strike Fighter, required for approval of full-rate production, could be delayed by up to a year, according to the Pentagon’s top tester. “My estimation is the program will not be ready to begin IOT&E until mid...
Graham Warwick

Graham leads Aviation Week's coverage of technology, focusing on engineering and technology across the aerospace industry, with a special focus on identifying technologies of strategic importance to aviation, aerospace and defense.

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