Air International 2019-12
-
M.Ayton - F-35 Same old song and dance /Military/
Four generations of Dutch fighters; two British and two American. The Spitfire looks magnificent leading the formation.
Four generations of Dutch fighters; two British and two American. The Spitfire looks magnificent leading the formation.
Italian F-35As over Iceland during the type's first NATO deployment in September 2019.
Chief of the Royal Norwegian Air Force, Major General Tonje Skinnarland declared the Kongelige Norske Luftforsvaret's F-35A fleet operational on November 6, 2019.
Japan's first F-35A squadron is 302 Hikotai based at Misawa
Japan has more F-35s on order than any other nation. The Japan Air Self Defense Force currently operates one squadron at Misawa Air Base in northern Honshu.
The first US Air Force F-35A combat sortie was flown from Al Dhafra Air Base in the UAE on April 26, 2019.
An F-35A breaks away from the tanker during Exercise Agile Lightning.
Lieutenant Colonel Ian Knight makes a flypast in F-009 at Leeuwarden on October 31, 2019.
Vermont Air National Guard's 158th Fighter Wing is the latest Air Force unit to transition to the F-35A Lightning II.
33rd Fighter Wing F-35As at Volk Field, Wisconsing during Northern Lightning 2019.
Vapour and vortices swirl around the top of an F-35A during a high-performance demonstration.
Aeronautics Militaire F-35A MM7358/32-08 trails vortices during a mission over Iceland.
The first F-35A delivered to Leeuwarden Air Base in the Netherlands arrived on October 31, 2019.
An F-35B assigned to VMFA-211 fitted with a 25mm GAU-22 cannon during deployment on board USS Wasp.
An F-35B assigned to VMFA-211 conducts a vertical landing on board USS Essex (LHD 2) in the Arabian Gulf.
F-35Bs assigned to VMFA-122 on board USS America (LHA 6) in October 2019.
An F-35C Lightning II assigned to Strike Fighter Squadron 147 (VFA-147) 'Argonauts’ stationed at Naval Air Station Lemoore, California, the US Navy’s first operational F-35C squadron.
Fast pass!