DUBAI—Raytheon says its Joint Stand-Off Weapon (JSOW) will be cleared to fly on the F-35A within days. The certification is expected following the conclusion of operational test flights of the missile on the F-35C earlier this year, which generated sufficient data for weapon integration to be pushed beyond the carrier-optimized variant of the jet. The development emerged during the recent Dubai Airshow here. “Airworthiness certification was for the F-35C first, and that was ...


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