The General Accounting Office says the Joint Strike Fighter’s affordability is still a major concern.
Problems persist and talent pool shrinks despite attempted fixes.
Officials are estimating the impact of sequestration’s mandatory cuts on the state.
Brazil, China, India and Turkey seen as growth markets.
The Government Accountability Office recommends reduced funding for the Joint Strike Fighter program.
Funding for the light attack aircraft has been restored in new bill.
F-35B scheduled for sea trials next week.
Light attack plane could support special ops in Afghanistan.