Lockheed Martin F-35 Lightning II: The fighter jet that India does not want to buy, yet

Lockheed Martin F-35 Lightning II: The fighter jet that India does not want to buy, yet

There had been speculation that India is interested in the F-35 Lightning.

Mar 01, 2018, 13:11 PM IST
US to sell F-35 jets to Belgium for $6.53 bn

US to sell F-35 jets to Belgium for $6.53 bn

The US State Department has approved a sale of 34 F-35 Joint Strike Fighter Conventional Take-off and Landing (CTOL) aircraft to Belgium, the Pentagon said.

Jan 20, 2018, 09:00 AM IST

Australia to service South Korean F-35 strike fighters in Pentagon deal

Australia will carry out both airframe and engine maintenance for South Korea`s fleet of Lockheed Martin Corp F-35 fighter jets, as well as its own fleet, an Australian defence source told Reuters on Thursday.

Dec 18, 2014, 09:49 AM IST

US grounds entire F-35 fleet pending engine inspections

The US military said it had grounded the entire fleet of 97 Lockheed Martin Corp F-35 fighter jets until completion of additional inspections of the warplane`s single engine built by Pratt & Whitney, a unit of United Technologies Corp.

Jul 04, 2014, 12:19 PM IST

US charges man with bid to send F-35 jet plans to Iran

US federal prosecutors have charged an Iranian-American with trying to ship sensitive documents on the F-35 fighter jet to Iran, according to court documents.

Jan 15, 2014, 03:09 AM IST

Japan asks US to stick to initial price of F-35

The F-35 is being developed by an international consortium led by US aircraft maker Lockheed Martin Corp.

Feb 24, 2012, 15:58 PM IST

Australia reviews timetable for buying 12 F-35s

Australian Defence Minister Stephen Smith said that Canberra is only contractually obligated to take delivery of 2 of warplanes.

Jan 30, 2012, 11:07 AM IST

`Japan chooses F-35 as mainstay fighter jet`

Japan has chosen the US-made F-35 stealth jet as its next-generation mainstay fighter in a multi-billion dollar deal.

Dec 13, 2011, 14:04 PM IST

F-35 now `unaffordable`: Defence official

The F-35 fighter jet is set to replace a large part of the US warplane fleet.

May 20, 2011, 15:55 PM IST

US House votes to kill F-35 second engine

The broader F-35 program already has been beset by cost overruns and delays.

Feb 17, 2011, 13:46 PM IST

US offers 5th gen F-35 stealth fighter to India

The US is open to Indian
participation in its JSF programme that would
finally lead to its purchase of fifth generation F-35
Lightning II.

Jan 28, 2011, 13:29 PM IST

Lockheed Martin willing to sell 5th generation F-35 to India

US defence major Lockheed Martin Tuesday said it may consider selling the fifth generation fighter aircraft F-35 if approached by the Indian Air Force (IAF).

Feb 16, 2010, 15:47 PM IST