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The F-35 Can't Run On Warm Gas From A Fuel Truck That Sat In The Sun

The F-35 program continues to work through a litany of problems, but this one is almost laughable. According to the USAF, the troubled fighter cannot use gas from standard green colored USAF fuel trucks if it has been sitting in the sun. Considering that these jets will most likely find themselves operating in the desert or in somewhere in the scorching Pacific, this is a big problem.

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Lockheed Martin boss tells Donald Trump she will try to reduce F-35 cost after he criticises price


Misleading F-35 Answers Drafted by Pentagon, Testing Chief Says

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Trump Attacks Lockheed’s F-35 Jet in Blow to Defense Stocks

Defense stocks plunged as President-elect Donald Trump took aim at another high-profile military program: Lockheed Martin Corp.’s F-35 fighter jet, the Pentagon’s most expensive weapons system.

F-35 crisis as Pentagon expert warns planes not ready

Workers can be seen on the moving line and forward fuselage assembly areas for the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter at Lockheed Martin Corp's factory located in Fort Worth, Texas

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CF-105 Avro Arrow Sept 9,2012- The Harper Conservatives quietly dismissed a Canadian company's plan for an alternative to the plagued F-35 program. The alternative aircraft can fly 20,000 feet higher than the F-35, soar twice as fast and will cost less. The jet in question is the storied CF-105 Avro Arrow - the project designed, produced & tested more than half a century ago, before the government suddenly cancelled the program & ordered all data destroyed, sparking an enduring political…


The F-35 is descended from the X-35, the product of the Joint Strike Fighter program. The F-35 took its first flight on 15 December 2006. The United States plans to buy 2,443 aircraft. The F-35 variants are intended to provide the bulk of its manned tactical airpower for the U.S. Air Force, Marine Corps and Navy over the coming decades. Deliveries of the F-35 for the U.S. military are to be completed in 2037