USAF F-35As Begin Test Deployment

Credit: F-35A: Paul Weatherman
LONDON – U.S. Air Force F-35As have arrived in Idaho for a month-long simulated deployment, a key test to prepare the aircraft for its interim operational capability declaration later this year. Six F-35s along with 85 airmen from the Edwards AFB-based 31st Test and Evaluation Squadron have been...
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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