F-35 Lightning II Joint Program Office

The F-35

a 5th Generation fighter

With stealth technology, advanced sensors, weapons capacity & range, the F-35 is the most lethal, survivable and connected fighter aircraft ever built.

More than a fighter jet, the F-35’s ability to collect, analyze and share data is a powerful force multiplier enhancing all airborne, surface and ground-based assets in the battlespace and enabling military personnel to execute their mission and come home safely.

Joint Program Office News

  • F-35B Lightning II joins HMS Prince of Wales
  • This week, an F-35B Lightning II fighter jet landed aboard U.K. aircraft carrier HMS Prince of Wales (R 09), kicking off developmental test phase 3 (DT-3) sea trials aboard Britain’s largest Warship. 

    A test pilot from the Naval Air ...