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July 31, 2015, 3:32 PM

Marines Make Fighter History, Declare F-35B Combat Capable

Marine Fighter Attack Squadron 121 at Yuma, Ariz., is the first squadron to begin operations with the fifth-generation fighter.

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Italy's first F-35A rolls out at Cameri air base in Italy
Mar 16, 2015 - 3:36 PM
Manufacturers rolled out the first F-35A built at the Cameri Final Assembly and Check-Out facility in Italy.
Mar 13, 2015 - 11:04 AM
The AgustaWestland AW101 has been adapted by Kawasaki for the unusual mission
Mar 12, 2015 - 4:03 PM
The recent deal with Egypt includes three deliveries this year. The Neuron UCAV has flown 100 times.
Mar 12, 2015 - 2:46 PM
Israeli company adds to its range of special mission bizjets
Next Generation Bomber concept drawing
Mar 10, 2015 - 2:07 PM
The U.S. Air Force suggested it will award a 'cost-plus' contract to develop the new Long-Range Strike Bomber.
Mar 10, 2015 - 7:31 AM
Head of Airbus military aircraft business replaced
Mar 5, 2015 - 7:14 AM
Swiss company competes in a complicated market for turboprop trainers
Mar 4, 2015 - 5:35 PM
The Falklands mission requires all-weather SAR, helicopter EMS, rescue hoist, night-vision imaging systems and passenger and cargo transfers.
Mar 3, 2015 - 2:40 PM
This was the first group to travel to Airbus Helicopters’ Texas training facility to train on the twin-engine helicopter.
Mar 3, 2015 - 12:35 PM
The UTC subsidiary notched several military deals as it weighs effects on the oil price plunge on its major commercial sector