17 septembrie 2019

US Defense Contractor to Build Upgrade Facility for F-35 Stealth Fighters in Japan

thediplomat.com

U.S. defense contractor Lockheed Martin has been awarded a $25.2 million contract last month by the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) to build a maintenance repair and upgrade facility for the Japan Air Self Defense Force’s (JASDF) fleet of fifth-generation Lockheed Martin Lightning II F-35 Joint Strike Fighters. The facility “for the Government of Japan under the Foreign Military Sales program,” is expected to be completed by September 2022 in Nagoya, Japan, the DoD announced on August [...]