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F-35 trained to fight with Russia

The fifth-generation fighter F-35 Lightning II in live broadcast mode transmitted data to the US Army's integrated Air and Missile Defense Battle Command System (IBCS) unified control system for air defense and missile defense, Defense Defense reports. According to the publication, the demonstration made it possible to verify the ability of the F-35 Lightning II […]

Turkey picked up three alternatives to the F-35

Turkey, instead of the fifth-generation American fighter F-35 Lightning II, can acquire the Russian Su-57, the Chinese J-31, or the newly created European NGF (Next Generation Fighter), writes Zvezda. The authors of the weekly believe that the purchase of fighter jets from Russia and China cannot be threatened by US sanctions, while buying aircraft from […]

F-35 modify

The internal weapons compartment of the Station 425 fifth-generation F-35 Lightning II fighter will be modified, a source close to the JSF (Joint Strike Fighter) program told Aviation Week. The purpose of improving the weapons compartment is the possibility of placing inside it an anti-radar missile AARGM-ER (Advanced Anti-Radiation Guided Missile-Extended Range), which differs from […]

The main problem F-35 solved with money

A solution to the main problem of operational unavailability of the fifth-generation American fighter F-35 Lightning II, which consists in peeling the radar absorbing coating on the lamp (transparent part of the cockpit) of the aircraft, was found. This was reported by Breaking Defense representative of the program JSF (Joint Strike Fighter) Brandy Schiff. According […]

In Russia, they rated F-22 and F-35

The Russian Su-57 is better than the American F-22 Raptor and F-35 Lightning II meets the criteria of a fifth-generation fighter, says military expert at Arsenal of the Fatherland magazine Alexei Leonkov in Zvezda. In his publication, the author independently rated the aircraft listed on a five-point scale in terms of stealth, combat effectiveness, combat […]