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  • JPO: F-35 deigned for long-range kills, not dogfighting


    ​The Lockheed Martin F-35 Joint Strike Fighter might be designed to “shoot and kill” its enemies at long distances, but flight trials of the A-model in January found the aircraft has trouble engaging the twin-seat F-16D Fight Falcon at close distances.


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  • JPO: F-35 deigned for long-range kills, not dogfighting


    ​The Lockheed Martin F-35 Joint Strike Fighter might be designed to “shoot and kill” its enemies at long distances, but...


  • Death toll in Indonesian C-130B crash rises to 141


    The Indonesian Air Force Lockheed Martin C-130B tactical transport aircraft that crashed on 30 June was probably...


  • ​Lockheed Legion Pod takes flight on F-16


    Lockheed Martin has flight tested its new Legion Pod infrared search-and-track system for the first time on its F-16...


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  • JPO: F-35 deigned for long-range kills, not dogfighting

    News | 01 Jul 2015 20:59 | James Drew

    ​The Lockheed Martin F-35 Joint Strike Fighter might be designed to “shoot and kill” its enemies at long distances, but flight trials of the A-model in January found the aircraft has trouble engaging the twin-seat F-16D Fight Falcon at close distances.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/JPO-F-35-deigned-for-long-range-kills-not-dogfighting-414232/
  • Death toll in Indonesian C-130B crash rises to 141

    News | 01 Jul 2015 06:33 | Greg Waldron

    The Indonesian Air Force Lockheed Martin C-130B tactical transport aircraft that crashed on 30 June was probably carrying well over 100 people when it crashed in a Medan suburb, hitting a massage parlour and hotel.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Death-toll-in-Indonesian-C-130B-crash-rises-to-141-414200/
  • ​Lockheed Legion Pod takes flight on F-16

    News | 30 Jun 2015 17:42 | James Drew

    Lockheed Martin has flight tested its new Legion Pod infrared search-and-track system for the first time on its F-16 Fighting Falcon in Fort Worth, Texas, as the US Air Force explores upgrades to make its legacy fighters more competitive against modern airborne threats.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Lockheed-Legion-Pod-takes-flight-on-F-16-414176/
  • Airbus beats Boeing in South Korean tanker competition

    News | 30 Jun 2015 13:46 | James Drew

    Airbus Defence & Space this week added South Korea to its growing list of A330 Multi-Role Tanker Transport (MRTT) operators after the nation downselected the tanker type over Boeing’s KC-46A Pegasus and Israel Aerospace Industries’ 767-based design.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Airbus-beats-Boeing-in-South-Korean-tanker-competition-414161/
  • OPINION: First 'ski-jump' test for F-35B is good news for UK

    News | 30 Jun 2015 08:46 | Flight International

    ​Over the course of little more than one week, the UK’s carrier-based aviation ambitions have at last become almost tangible.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/OPINION-First-ski-jump-test-for-F-35B-is-good-news-for-UK-414067/
  • ​Indonesia loses fourth Hercules since 2000

    News | 30 Jun 2015 08:12 | Greg Waldron

    A Lockheed Martin C-130B operated by the Indonesian air force has crashed after taking off from Medan, its fourth loss of a Hercules variant in 15 years.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Indonesia-loses-fourth-Hercules-since-2000-414147/