Trudeau CF18 headache just got worse, F35 in officially ready.

F-35, the aircraft Trudeau said is ‘far from working,’ now declared ready for combat by U.S. Air Force

David Pugliese, Ottawa Citizen | August 2, 2016 7:43 PM ET

OTTAWA — The F-35 stealth fighter, described by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau as “far from working,” has been declared by the U.S. Air Force as ready for combat.

In a statement Tuesday, U.S. Air Force Gen. Hawk Carlisle, commander of Air Combat Command, said the air force version of the aircraft has met all key criteria for reaching initial operational capability.

Read more…

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *