TITLE

Exclamation Point

AUTHOR(S)
BURGESS, RICHARD R.
PUB. DATE
October 2009
SOURCE
Sea Power;Oct2009, Vol. 52 Issue 10, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the critical flight tests and engine decisions for the F-35 naval strike fighters of the U.S. Marine Corps. The F-35B is expected to begin vertical flight test in October 2009. It is designed with low-observable technology to negate radar detection and allow it to operate in a hostile air-defense environment.
ACCESSION #
48654999

 

Related Articles

  • MARINE TEST PILOT MAKES FIRST F-35B.  // Asia-Pacific Defence Reporter;Sep2013, Vol. 39 Issue 7, p6 

    The article reports on the second of three planned tests for the fighter plan F-35B by the aerospace company Lockheed Martin which was aimed at expanding the shipboard operating capability of the plane for U.S. Marine Corps.

  • Prepositioning Road Map. KREISHER, OTTO // Sea Power;Oct2009, Vol. 52 Issue 10, p14 

    The article offers information on the "Marine Corps Prepositioning Road Map 2025" released by the U.S. Marine Corps. It outlines a program to acquire new vessels with revolutionary cargo storage and transfer capabilities and more capable ship-to-shore connectors, as well as developing sea-basing...

  • Marine Corps' Joint Strike Fighter Expected To Make First Flight This Month. Rutehrford, Emelie // Defense Daily;6/2/2008, Vol. 238 Issue 44, p2 

    The article reports that the Joint Strike Fighter (JSF) variant of the U.S. Marine Corps is expected to fly for the first time in conventional mode. The propulsion system of the F-35B variant will enable the fighter to make the short takeoffs and vertical landings for which it is intended....

  • Policy Documents of Interest. Galdorisi, George // U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Oct2006, Vol. 132 Issue 10, p84 

    The article presents information about Seapower for a New Era, the United States Marine Corps Concepts and Programs 2006, a document focusing on the purpose and scope of the U.S. Navy's requirement. The document highlights the current operations undertaken by the U.S. Marine Corps in the War on...

  • 'FORWARD and READY FOR CRISIS'.  // U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Nov2013, Vol. 139 Issue 11, p24 

    The article discusses the importance of an integrated naval approach to ensure the maritime advantage of the U.S. in the world's volatile littorals. It reveals that in order for the approach to work, it should balance power-projection and sea control operations. It mentions that the approach...

  • Liberate the CRIC! Dowd, Captain Mark D. // U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Jun2015, Vol. 141 Issue 6, p12 

    The article offers information on the CNO's Rapid Innovation Cell (CRIC) commissioned by the Chief of U.S. Naval Operations (CNO), Admiral Jonathan Greenert. Topics include the CRIC comprising junior officers and sailors hosted by the Naval Warfare Development Command (NWDC) in Norfolk, Virginia...

  • The Corps Goes Vertical with The Harrier. Kristy, Ben // Naval Aviation News;Summer2011, Vol. 93 Issue 3, p24 

    The article focuses on the use of the U.S. Marine Corps of the first AV-8A Harriers for four decades, since 1971. It says that the deployment of AV-8A Harriers marks the 40th anniversary celebration of the tactical aviation team vertical/ short take-off and landing (V/STOL) in the U.S. on...

  • Will Rendezvous......with notes from the world of Naval Aviation.  // Wings of Gold;Spring2010, Vol. 35 Issue 1, p18 

    The article offers news briefs related to the naval aviation in the U.S. It notes the official retirement of the UH-3H Sea King helicopter from the Navy during a ceremony held at the Patuxent River, Maryland on December 11, 2009. The Navy has participated in the relief operations for Haiti...

  • Critical Year for JSF. Kreisher, Otto // Sea Power;May2009, Vol. 52 Issue 5, p20 

    The article reports on the development of the F-35 Lightning II or Joint Strike Fighter (JSF) program for the U.S. Navy and Marine Corps in 2009. The 19 F-35s under development and testing by Lockheed Martin are expected to be completed and delivered within the year. The program is indicated as...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics