For the first time, two Lockheed Martin F-35C Lightning II carrier variant test aircraft launched together and conducted formation flying at Naval Air Station Patuxent River, Md., Wednesday. The test aircraft, known as CF-1 and CF-2, were piloted by Navy… Continue reading
A U.S. Navy F/A-18F Super Hornet completed the first captive carriage test of the AGM-154 Joint Standoff Weapon (JSOW) C-1 variant at the Naval Air Warfare Center Weapons Division, China Lake, Calif., March 4.
This variant of the combat-proven JSOW… Continue reading
Dallas, Texas, April 9th, 2010 — Lockheed Martin’s F-35CLightning II carrier variant ground-test article, CG-1, undergoes drop testing at Vought Aircraft in Dallas â€“ one of 53 tests planned for CG-1 at Vought. On March 27,CG-1,was dropped 95 inches at… Continue reading