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The U.S. military cleared the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter to return to flight on Thursday after an engine inspection revealed a cracked turbine blade.
The U.S. military grounded its fleet of Lockheed Martin F-35 Joint Strike Fighters after a routine engine inspection revealed a cracked turbine blade.
The U.S. military cleared the F-35B short takeoff/vertical landing (Stovl) variant of the Joint Strike Fighter to resume flight operations last week.