Test Report Points To F-35 Combat Limits

Credit: U.S. Marine Corps/Sgt. Eric Keenan
The Block 2B version of the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter, which the U.S. Marine Corps declared operational last July, is incapable of unsupported combat against any serious threat, according to Michael Gilmore, the Pentagon’s director of operational test and evaluation (DOT&E). In a 48-page annual...

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