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Pentagon Will Finalize F-35 Block 4 Cost, Schedule In Fall
There will be a Defense Acquisition Board (DAB) meeting this fall that nails down the cost and schedule of the F-35 Block 4, the Pentagon acquisition chief ... You must have an Aviation Week ... read more
Pentagon firming F-35 Block 4 configuration
As the Pentagon decides what new combat capabilities to “bake” into the Block 4 configuration ... and the F-35 industry team about how best to stage the delivery of new capabilities so they are ... read more
A government watchdog just warned Congress about the next major problem facing the F-35
But the Government Accountability Office said the Pentagon ... F-35 Block 4 cost, schedule and performance goals," Michael J. Sullivan, GAO's director of acquisition and sourcing management, told ... read more
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The F-35 is still horribly broken
In its annual budget request, the Pentagon asked Congress to shell out for more F-35 Joint Strike Fighters. Despite delays, cost overruns ... up-coming Block 3F version will be representative of the ... read more
Pentagon Ready to Ramp Up F-35 Production, Studies Options for Logistics Support
The next hurdle for the Pentagon is to secure congressional support for long-term production contracts, schedule complex aircraft upgrades ... different weapons they want to bring into the F-35. Block ... read more
The Pentagon’s official F-35 bug list is terrifying
The Air Force insisted on fixes for five of the most severe deficiencies inherited from Block 2B as a prerequisite to use the final Block ... The F-35 isn’t just the most expensive fighter plane ever ... read more
Watchdog warns Pentagon to fix F-35 tech problems before full-rate production starts
WASHINGTON — The F-35 ... Block 4 follow-on modernization, telling its congressional audience that it should consider holding back funding for that phase of the program until the JPO provides full ... read more
F-35 Need $1.4 Billion for Urgent Fixes. Who Pays the bill?
Bringing those aircraft to full capability could cost $1.4 billion. The F35 program office ... been updated to the final production configuration. According to DOD, the aircraft entering initial ... read more
Surprise! Lockheed Martin's "Expensive" F-35 Now Costs Less than a Boeing F/A-18
Even more amazing, more than one third of the F-35s the Pentagon ... itself may now cost even less than $75.4 million. Assuming the $5.58 billion price holds firm (F-35 Joint Program Office spokesman ... read more
Trump takes aim at Pentagon’s ‘revolving door’ and Lockheed Martin’s $400 billion F-35 program
On Monday, Trump also took a shot at Lockheed Martin’s $400 billion F-35 Joint Strike Fighter program, the most expensive in the history of the Pentagon, saying the “cost is out ... continues to fall ... read more
When Will the F-35 Stop Being Controversial?
It is a question that has nagged the Pentagon for ... prior to a final agreement on price.” The lot 11 deal is significant because Lockheed Martin has projected that between lots 12 and 14, the unit ... read more
F-35′s X-Ray Vision System Is Getting An Upgrade, But Will It Actually Save Money?
In its most recent annual review of the F-35 program, covering developments during the 2017 fiscal year, the Pentagon’s Office ... and appropriate funds for Block 4 without insight into its complete ... read more