Initial F-35C Carrier Trials Wrap Up

Posted 14 November 2014
Photo by Dane Wiedmann

The initial sea trials of the F-35C wrapped up on 14 November 2014. The trials ended with pilots in F35C test aircraft CF-3 and CF-5 performing 124 arrested landings; 222 touch-and-goes; two bolters, both intentional for test purposes; and 124 catapult launches on thirty-two flights covering 38.6 flight hours.

See more photos from the initial at-sea testing here.

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