Is This The First Of A New Generation Of Airplanes???
If you wanted to see aviation history in the making this week, you needed to join ANN's Nathan Cremisino at the CAFE Green Flight Challenge, where the fine folks of NASA awarded the largest prize in aviation history, created to inspire the development of more fuel-efficient aircraft and spark the start of a new electric airplane industry.
The Navy and Marine Corps Team made naval aviation history
October 3 as the F-35B Joint Strike Fighter (JSF) test aircraft
BF-2 landed safely on USS Wasp's (LHD 1) flight deck, the first
at-sea vertical landing for the Marine Corps' F-35 JSF version.
Marine Corps test pilot Lt. Col. Fred Schenk landed BF-2 at 1512