Washington, D.C. – With a Defense Department review of Lockheed Martin F-35 and Boeing F/A-18 Super Hornet still ongoing, procurement for the Jo...READ MORE
F-35s Coming to Eielson AFB
The first F-35 Lightning II aircraft are expected to arrive at Eielson AFB in 2020. On April 4, 2016, the Secretary of the Air Force Deborah Lee James signed the record of decision for the Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) making it official that Eielson Air Force Base will host two squadrons of the latest generation U.S. fighter jet. Thank you to all who supported this process!
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At 1:36 into this video by Spencer Hughes the F-35 completes a full aileron roll, in an apparent relaxation of flight performance restrictions for the...READ MORE
JOINT BASE ELMENDORF-RICHARDSON – Ahead of finding a permanent home at Eielson Air Force Base, F-35s are participating in Exercise Northern Edge...READ MORE