The first group of maintenance crews for the F-35 Lightning II
have successfully completed classroom instruction and certification
training in preparation for F-35 test-site stand up at Edwards Air
Force Base, CA and Naval Air Station Patuxent River, MD.
Training Aids For Oldest Planes Receive New Technology
With 19 years and more than 3,000 flying hours piloting the B-52
Stratofortress, Lt. Col. Tom Silvia is the right person to ensure
the bomber's simulator is realistic as overhauls are completed to
bring it up to date.