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South Korea’s $100 million F-35A fighter jet makes emergency ‘belly landing’

The pilot of a South Korean F-35A jet fighter made an emergency “belly landing” at an air base on Tuesday after its landing gear malfunctioned due to electronic issues, a South Korean Air Force spokesperson said. According to experts, the “belly landing” touching down with landing gear retracted was an unprecedented event for the $100 […]

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UAE suspends discussions on $23 billion weapons deal with US that includes F-35 aircrafts

The United Arab Emirates has informed the United States that it is suspending discussions on a $23 billion weapons deal that includes advanced F-35 aircraft, the Emirati embassy in Washington, DC said. In a statement on Tuesday, the embassy said the UAE would “suspend discussions” on the sale, while meetings at the Pentagon scheduled for […]

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Viral Video: UK F-35 jet crashes after taking off from Royal Navy aircraft

Dramatic video of what appears to be an F-35 jet crashing off the Royal Navy aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth has been posted on social media. The footage shows a pilot ejecting as the £100 million aircraft falls into the sea. A UK F-35 jet crashed soon after take-off earlier this month while the carrier […]

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British F-35 crashes into the Mediterranean Sea while flying off aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth

A British F-35, one of the newest stealth fighter jets in the UK military, crashed into the Mediterranean Sea on Wednesday while operating off the aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth, the UK Defense Ministry said in a tweet. The pilot ejected and was returned safely to the ship, and an investigation of the incident, which […]