16 Apr '18, 8am

F-35 completes developmental flight testing:

F-35 completes developmental flight testing:

Lockheed Martin and the Joint Program Office (JPO) have completed developmental flight testing of the F-35 Lightning II Joint Strike Fighter (JSF), it was announced on 12 April. The milestone, which was slightly delayed from the end of 2017, was achieved about 17 years and approximately USD60 billion after the System Design and Development (SDD) phase of the international JSF programme was launched in 2001, and more than 11 years after flight testing began in late 2006. As noted by Lockheed Martin, since aircraft AA-1 took to the skies for the first time in December 2006 the F-35 flight test programme has conducted more than 9,200 sorties spanning over 17,000 hours. During this time, it has executed more than 65,000 test points to verify the design, durability, software, sensors, weapons capability, and performance for all three F-35 variants. The test team has conducted s...

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