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UK's F-35s Ready To Take-off From Carrier

UK's F-35s Ready To Take-off From Carrier 19 October, 2017

UK Ministry of Defence announced on 17 October that F-35 fighter jet is now cleared for take-off from HMS Queen Elizabeth following successful ski-ramp trials. The UK currently has 12 F-35 jets out in the United States where they are being tested ahead of flight trials from the Royal Navy’s aircraft carrier. Two more aircraft are set to be delivered by the end of the year. 

The flight trials from the deck of  HMS Queen Elizabeth will begin next year.

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