F-35 - 3 variants

Lethal. Survivable. Connected. 

F-35 Lightning II

The Centerpiece of 21st Century Global Security

The F-35 strengthens national security, enhances global partnerships and powers economic growth. As the most lethal, survivable and connected fighter jet in the world, the F-35 gives pilots the critical advantage against any adversary, enabling them to execute their mission and come home safe.

Delivering Transformational Capabilities

The F-35 brings a decisive advantage to the battlespace, providing an asymmetric advantage across the multi-domain spectrum. The F-35’s transformational capabilities enable pilots to operate in any environment, against any threat. Simply put it is the most advanced multi-role fighter in the world – delivering unmatched lethality, survivability and connectivity.

Strengthening the Global Coalition

The F-35 serves as the backbone of allied airpower for 13 nations and counting. Playing a critical role in joint domain operations, the fighter brings unprecedented situational awareness, information sharing and connectivity to the coalition.


Realizing Tomorrow's Capabilities Today


Designing, Building and Sustaining a 5th Gen Fighter

For years, the F-35 has played a major role in the country’s economy with the creation of tens of thousands of high paying, high quality jobs to American workers as part of a global supply chain. The F-35’s impact can be felt in the skies as well as on the production lines of more than 1,900 suppliers around the world.

The Social Life of the F-35

The Global F-35 Community is Growing. Join us here.

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