Israel Air Force Gets Two More F-35 Adir Fighters

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  • 12:25 PM, November 9, 2017
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Israel Air Force Gets Two More F-35 Adir Fighters
Israel Air Force F-35 Adir (Image: Israel Air Force on twitter)

The Israeli Air Force has received two additional F-35I Adir stealth fighters at the Nevatim ABF on Wednesday.

The two fighter jets bring the current squadron to a total of nine. Israel will ultimately receive 50 of the cutting-edge aircraft.

Lockheed Martin recently delivered F-35 Full Mission Simulators (FMS) to its clients in America’s allies (Israel, Italy, Japan and Norway), the first-ever deliveries to international F-35 operators.

The simulators are critical components of the pilot training capability at F-35 operating bases, where they will facilitate pilot qualification training, continuation training and mission rehearsal training.

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