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The jet can soar at supersonic speeds (1,000 mph) and deflect radar signals, but by the end of the month, pilots are expected to show off its most highly anticipated feature: the ability to stop mid-flight and touch down virtually anywhere.
Originally posted by Zaphod58
That's why you come here and ask questions. To find out things you don't know. Not everyone is a military or aviation buff, and may have questions. This is one of the best forums for having those questions answered. There are a lot of people in here that have extensive backgrounds in the aviation industry.
Besides, you're right. The F-35B is a very cool plane. It's the first time the lift fan design has been used (that I can remember).