The Week In Defense, March 21-27, 2019

Credit: U.S. Navy
Japan Lays Groundwork for F-35 Buy Japan has begun the process of acquiring Lockheed Martin F-35B Lightnings by preparing to issue a request for proposals (RFP) for short-takeoff-and vertical-landing (STOVL) fighters. The F-35B is the only conceivable candidate. Separately, development of a Future...
Jen DiMascio

Based in Washington, Jen previously managed Aviation Week’s worldwide defense, space and security coverage.

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