posted on Jan, 8 2017 @ 06:54 PM
a reply to: Fools
Why is it that if you believe in something and don't sit and rip on it the only reason is that you're a fan?
War is Boring is not exactly the best source for anything F-35. As far as the gun, big deal. The gun is only used for close air support anyway.
Maintenance issues? Show me an aircraft that doesn't.
Show me any new aircraft that doesn't take longer to deploy. Yet, Israel took delivery of their first two aircraft, and in less than 24 hours flew
their first missions with them.
It met the IOC obligations put forward by the services. That's all that matters. They met the requirements well enough for the Secretary of the Navy
and Air Force to declare IOC.