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  • DoD Announces F-35 Global Warehousing Assignments

    DoD Announces F-35 Global Warehousing Assignments

    F-35 Joint Program Office // August 16, 2017
    As part of the continued advancement of the F-35 Global Support Solution strategy, the Department of Defense has assigned F-35 regional warehousing capability in the European and Pacific regions to the Netherlands and Australia. These overseas warehouse and distribution centers will enable the F-35 program to optimize and
  • FNSB Regional Growth Plan Prepares for F-35 Squadrons

    FNSB Regional Growth Plan Prepares for F-35 Squadrons

    Web Center 11, Fairbanks // August 16, 2017
    The Greater Fairbanks Chamber of Commerce held a luncheon today to discuss the two F-35 jet squadrons arriving at Eielson Air Force Base, and how the community ought to prepare for their arrival.
  • New Pilot on Navigating F-35 Comms: ‘It Is Extremely Simple’

    New Pilot on Navigating F-35 Comms: ‘It Is Extremely Simple’

    DefenseTech // August 16, 2017
    “Operating between the systems is really easy. I don’t have engineers’ understanding of the systems, I couldn’t tell you how to design them, but I can tell you it is extremely simple,” said 1st Lt. Brett Burnside, who recently graduated the Air Force’s B-course at Luke Air Force Base, Arizona.
  • F-35As Fly in Weapons Evaluation

    F-35As Fly in Weapons Evaluation

    75th Air Base Wing Public Affairs // August 15, 2017
    Airmen from the 388th and 419th Fighter Wings supported and flew their F-35A Lightning II aircraft during Combat Hammer, the first operational air-to-ground weapons evaluation for the Air Force’s newest fighter jets.