Ogden ALC completes organic mods on first F-35
HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah (AFNS) -- The Ogden Air Logistics Complex completed the Air Force's first-ever organic depot modifications on an F-35 Lightning II. The F-35A variant aircraft, arrived at Hill Air Force Base in mid-September 2013, and received four structural modifications intended to strengthen areas of the aircraft and extend its service life. Maj. Gen. H. Brent Baker Sr., the Ogden ALC commander, credited the phenomenal teamwork that occurred between the Ogden ALC, Lockheed Martin and F-35 Joint Program Office for successfully completing the modifications.
U.S. Air Force photo by Alex R. Lloyd.