After a failed military coup in Turkey the anti-IS (so called Islamic State) coalition ceased operations from Turkish territory. Now they are resumed.
According to the statement of the USMC (United States Marine Corps) head of Aviation Lt. Gen. Jon Davis , the F-35B is “ready to go right now” if it is needed to fly combat missions. Despite fact that F-35B is still being tested.
There is a thing connected to aviation from its beginning. It’s the noise. In the early decades of the aviation development, when most of the airplanes were equipped with propeller engines, that was not a big deal but now, with many aircraft equipped with powerful jet engines, it is. That is the main reason the U.S. Air Force (USAF) is set to begin the Total Exposure Health initiative with the goal of improving warfighters' health by preventing them from being exposed to noise. The proposals developed from this initiative could also help the civilian sector.
Dania dołączy do grona użytkowników F-35 – rząd tego kraju wydał zgodę na zakup 27 samolotów produkowanych przez Lockheed Martin. Mają one zastąpić eksploatowane od kilkudziesięciu lat samoloty F-16AM/BM (30 szt.). Wartość kontraktu przekracza 3 miliardy USD.