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    Preparing the Warfighter for the Frontlines, One Flight Test at a Time

    Everyday Lockheed Martin ITF teams conduct flight-test missions and with each successful test, the F-35 program is one step closer to a strong finish in the System Development and Demonstration (SDD) phase.

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    Preparing the Warfighter for the Frontlines, One Flight Test at a Time
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    Where the Sky Meets the Sea: F-35B Ski Jump Testing

    As the Queen Elizabeth sailed into her proud new home at the Portsmouth Naval Yard, the F-35 Integrated Test Force (ITF) was hard at work expanding the aircraft’s flight envelope. For the team at Naval Air Station (NAS) Patuxent River, MD, preparing the F-35B for sea is one of the ITF’s top priorities. F-35B test pilot Peter “Wizzer” Wilson, is project lead and also flying the test sorties to ensure the aircraft is ready for operation.

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    Where the Sky Meets the Sea: F-35B Ski Jump Testing
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    F-35 Training Gains Altitude

    A solid training foundation is the bedrock for mission readiness in the 5th Generation of air power. As of March 2017, the F-35 Training System has trained more than 400 pilots and 4,000 maintainers from the U.S. services, international partners and foreign military sales customers.

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    F-35 Training Gains Altitude