Monday, June 20, 2011
Lockheed Martin announced a new website for the F-35 Lightning II aircraft at the Paris Air Show Monday. The site provides the most up-to-date information on the F-35 program, including history, program updates, news, photos and videos. Lockheed Martin is developing the F-35 with its principal industrial partners, Northrop Grumman and BAE Systems. Pratt and Whitney's F135 propulsion system powers all F-35 variants. (Source: Lockheed Martin, 06/20/11) Gulf Coast note: Eglin Air Force Base, Fla., is home of the F-35 training center.