Excerpts from this story referencing "Air Force":
"… otal estimated cost of $391 billion for 2,443 planes. Gen. Mark Welsh, the Air Force chief of staff, who also testified, called the F-35 “the only viable opt …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Lockheed Martin":
"… nscheduled maintenance was 42 minutes. The plane’s principal contractor, Lockheed Martin, got worse and worse at supplying needed parts for the aircraft in Florida …"
"… duled to kick in Friday, the Pentagon nonetheless announced it had awarded Lockheed Martin a contract for $334 million to buy parts for the latest batch of F-35s. Th …"
"… 29 of the jets. In a statement Thursday responding to Bogdan’s comments Lockheed Martin said “we strive daily to drive costs out of the program.” The statemen …"
"… ? Absolutely.” Orlando Carvalho, general manager of the F-35 program at Lockheed Martin, told the filmmakers that “lightning protection is good example of the t …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Commander":
"… ngs. “There were no injuries to the pilot or ground crew,” said Commander Kyra Hawn of the F-35 program office in an e-mailed statement. “The jet …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Navy":
"… ficulty being launched by catapults, a key prerequisite for its use by the Navy aboard aircraft carriers. But so far, it has not been able to use its tail …"
"… , well, crucial for operations on an aircraft carrier. Generally speaking, Navy pilots need a place to land when their missions are complete. Venlet has …"
"… lls last year. In an October report, a special testing team of Air Force, Navy, and British officers found shortcomings in “aircraft handling character …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Rolls-Royce Group":
"… those, at least 33 are registered to work on the engine issue specifically.Rolls-Royce Group, which hired Mattoon & Associates last year, added mCapitol Management …"