September 24, 2017

Carrier JSF hooks up to Pax catapult

Navy F-35 flight test aircraft CF-1 approaches the TC-7 catapult at Naval Air Station Patuxent River March 22.

Navy Test Pilot Completes First F-35C Flight

On Feb. 11, the carrier variant of the F-35 (CF-1) flew for the first time with a Navy test pilot at the controls.