F-35

F-35

Now the F-35 Is Also an Anti-Nuke Weapon

The F-35 jet is an ever-expanding boondoggle, and now the Pentagon wants it to shoot down nukes.
Matthew Gault
1.18.19
Top Fun

This 1997 Flight Sim Let You Fly the F-35 Years Before It Was Ready

I first flew the F-35 as a nine-year-old.
Ben Sullivan
2.1.17
Canada

Letters to the Editor: Video Game Skeletons and the F-35

We got mail!
Emanuel Maiberg
12.4.16
Donald Trump

How Trump Could Actually Make the US Air Force Great Again

In the absence of a more specific official policy, Motherboard asked US air power experts what they think the president-elect should do to improve the military's flying branch.
David Axe
12.1.16
Donald Trump

The F-35 Stealth Fighter Is Politically Unstoppable—Even Under President Trump

Lockheed Martin is now lobbying his transition team.
Robert Beckhusen
11.15.16
ukraine

Microsoft’s HoloLens Could Go to War

Ukrainian tank crews may soon view the battlefield virtually.
Matthew Gault
11.5.16
war

US Air Force Tester: F-35 Is Too Good for War Games

“How do we crack this nut?”
David Axe
7.5.16
war

A-10 Nose Art Is the Last of a Dying Breed

The US Air Force intends to retire the warplane in 2022, meaning these designs would leave the military with them.
Robert Beckhusen
5.16.16
war

Test Pilot: F-35 vs. A-10 Air Match Is Not ‘Apples to Apples’

Lt. Col. Joshua Woods thinks comparing the two planes’ close air-support capabilities risks “drawing unrealistic conclusions.”
David Axe
5.2.16
war

The F-35’s Software Is So Buggy It Might Ground the Whole Fleet

A Government Accountability Office report confirms that the stealth fighter jets’ ground-based computer system isn't working.
Dan Grazier
4.26.16
aurora

DARPA's Vertical Takeoff/Landing X-Plane Takes Its First Flight

At 20 percent scale.
Michael Byrne
4.25.16
war

The F-35 Is Actually Three Different Warplanes

There's not much "joint" about the joint strike fighter.
David Axe
3.15.16
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