18 Apr '17, 10am

USAF begins first F-35A operational deployment:

USAF begins first F-35A operational deployment:

The US Air Force (USAF) has begun its first operational overseas deployment of the Lockheed Martin F-35A Lightning II Joint Strike Fighter (JSF), with a number of aircraft arriving in Europe on 15 April. At least four aircraft from the 34th Fighter Squadron (388th Fighter Wing) and the Air Force Reserve's 466th Fighter Squadron (419th Fighter Wing) based at Hill Air Force Base (AFB) in Utah were photographed arriving at Royal Air Force (RAF) Lakenheath in the UK. Jane's understands that a total of six F-35As arrived, with two more to follow. After a short bedding-down period, they will begin a training and NATO reassurance mission that will see them operate throughout Europe over the course of several weeks. As noted by the USAF, the trans-Atlantic deployment is being supported by Boeing C-17 Globemaster III and Lockheed Martin C-5 Galaxy transport aircraft flying maintena...

Full article: http://www.janes.com/article/69607/usaf-begins-first-f-35...

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