Lockheed Martin Touts JSF Stealth Improvements

Fulghum, David A.
August 2001
Aviation Week & Space Technology;8/27/2001, Vol. 155 Issue 9, p34
Trade Publication
Focuses on the improvements in the Joint Strike Fighter stealth made by Lockheed Martin for the United States Air Force. Demand for an increase radar reflection in all directions; Decrease the aircrafts signature and simplifying the maintenance; Elimination of low observability maintenance issues.


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