F-35 Joint Strike Fighter News, Videos and pics Thread

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    and
    Trump tweeted ‘billions of dollars’ would be saved on military contracts. Then the Pentagon fired the official doing that. https://news.yahoo.com/trump-promis...t-090005221.html?soc_src=hl-viewer&soc_trk=tw
    which is a long, real-world story
     
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    F-35 part of
    Top Marine's Force Changing Plans Prompt Talk Of Smaller Ships, F-35 Buy Changes https://www.thedrive.com/the-war-zo...elf-in-talk-of-smaller-ships-f-35-buy-changes
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    let's wait and see if they ever have funds for 420 (roughly one year USMC budget for almost 200k personnel)
     
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    Gerry have you really quit?

    Chris Cavas
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    The #amphibious assault ship USS #AMERICA LHA6 is working up with #Marine Fighter Squadron 122 #VMFA122 off the Pacific Coast before deploying to #Japan. These shots of 122's F-35B #JSF Joint Strike Fighters operating from the ship are from 28 Sept.
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    and here's the recent news:
    South Korea to buy 20 more F-35 jets https://www.defensenews.com/global/asia-pacific/2019/10/10/south-korea-to-buy-20-more-f-35-jets/
     
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    and in case anyone cared, there's (among other interesting info)
    Aviation Forces and Challenges
    part inside
    U.S. Military Forces in FY 2020: Marine Corps
    October 10, 2019 https://www.csis.org/analysis/us-military-forces-fy-2020-marine-corps
     
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    this thread out, too?
     
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    inside
    F-35 Integration Issues May Delay Full-Rate Production By More Than One Year
    10/18/2019 http://airforcemag.com/Features/Pag...ll-Rate-Production-By-More-Than-One-Year.aspx
    ... Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition and Sustainment Ellen Lord said ... “We’re very excited about the progress, so it does not change what we’re doing on the production line, what we’re doing in development, or sustainment.”

    ... and shuffling money into LockMart doesn't change, either
     
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