Tuesday, April 17, 2012

F-35 center begins formal training

EGLIN AIR FORCE BASE, Fla. -- The integrated joint strike fighter training team has opened the doors for the first Air Force certification courses on the logistical support for the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter. The 33rd Fighter Wing has eight basic familiarization courses now in session at the academic training center with courses currently scheduled through early next year. About 100 maintenance students from three branches of service began the inaugural classes March 19. (Source: Team Eglin Public Affairs, 04/11/12)