Touchdown for OT-1
A sailor aboard the USS Wasp (LHD-1) signals to the pilot of an F-35B to land as it arrives for the first phase of operational testing, May 18, 2015. The STOVL capabilities of the F-35B are crucial to the mission of the Marine Corps and necessary for operation aboard a Navy amphibious ship.
Photo credit: U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Remington Hall. Caption via U.S. Marine Corps.