USAF IOC (Aug 2016)
Production (I & D)
>VFA 147 Receives First Fleet F-35C
The U.S. Navy and Strike Fighter Squadron 147 "Argonauts" received their first fleet F-35C! Here's a look at the jet with the "Argos" insignia. The "Argos" are the first operational squadron to fly the F-35C. Next up, the squadron's "safe-for-flight" declaration. The F-35C introduces next generation strike fighter capabilities to Carrier Air Wings to defeat air and surface threats in contested environments.