F-35A Lightning II

F-35 Lightning

  • Airframe: The F-35A Lightning II

    See more F-35 photos on Flickr The F-35A Lightning II is a fifth-generation fighter combining advanced aerodynamics, survivability in high-threat environments and an enhanced ability to provide pilots and allied assets across operational domains with robust situational awareness. The F-35 is the result of the Joint Strike Fighter (JSF) program to develop a single-engine, stealthy, […]

    J.M. Eddins Jr. No responses June 26, 2017
  • Lightning Strike

    See more “Lightning Strike” photos on Flickr Her movements are deliberate as she works on the aircraft. Cutting tape to cover a minor repair on the aircraft’s tail, her precision mirrors a doctor performing surgery — everything she does is exact. Her hands run smoothly but firmly across the aircraft as she applies sealant to […]

    Airman Magazine No responses November 17, 2015