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The F-35 Lightning II
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The F-35 Lightning II Program (also known as the Joint Strike Fighter Program) is the Department of Defense's focal point for defining affordable next generation strike aircraft weapon systems for the Navy, Air Force, Marines, and our allies. The F-35 will bring cutting-edge technologies to the battlespace of the future.

The JSFs advanced airframe, autonomic logistics, avionics, propulsion systems, stealth, and firepower will ensure that the F-35 is the most affordable, lethal, supportable and survivable aircraft ever to be used by so many warfighters across the globe.


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The Joint Strike Fighter Program is seeking qualified individuals with the following expertise to fill the following positions:

  • Business and Financial Analysts
  • Contracts Specialists
  • Cost/Earned Value Analysts
  • General Engineers
  • Logistics and Sustainment
  • Program Analysts
  • Program Management

See our Careers Page for additional information about JSF-related employment opportunities.

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First refuel for RAAF KC-30A refueller to F-35A

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18 May - F-35: Second flight from Cameri to the USA
Two Italian Air Force F35A Lightning II have taken off today...

16 May - Dutch F-35 OT contingent prepping to head overseas
Several media members and Royal Netherlands Air Force representatives stopped by ...

12 May - Eglin activates F-35 Partner Support Complex
The 53rd Wing activated on May 11 the F-35 Partner Support Complex, a U.S.-owned facility here that handles ...

11 May - JSF tailhook testing begins at Edwards
When most people hear "tailhook" they think of U.S. Navy planes and aircraft...

09 May - Hill F-35s form up for combat training
F-35 Lightning II pilots from Hill Air Force Base began flying routine four-ship combat training missions at...

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