F-35A Stealth Fighter Drops Its First Bomb

Amidst heavy criticism—and in the middle of a Presidential race that will be key to its future—the beleaguered F-35 Lightning II program keeps marching on: Lockheed Martin has completed the fighter's first weapons test, successfully dropping a 2,000-pound bomb from its left internal weapons bay over the Naval Air… » 10/17/12 1:13pm 10/17/12 1:13pm