Lockheed Martin F-35 – Oct’14 Contracts

Joint Strike Fighter

The Joint Strike Fighter Program and its Lockheed Martin F-35 Lightning II 5th Generation Fighter plane had a busy month in October 2014 with about $10 billion worth of contracts agreed. The contracts let provided an insight to the size of the Joint Strike Fighter Program, its effects on industry and employment worldwide and the … Read more

Lockheed Martin F-35 Lightning II – An Australian View

Lockheed Martin F-35 Lightning II

Australia planned to start replacing its aging F/A-18A/B fighter with the new Lockheed Martin F-35 Lightning II in 2012. The Initial Operating Capability (IOC) of the first RAAF F-35 Squadron is delayed until 2021. What has Australia had to do to mitigate the risks associated with such a significant delay, and at what cost? I called for aviation geeks to … Read more

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