Whether we can afford it or not certainly remains an open question. But trials aboard the USS Wasp of the F-35B (BF-02) have begun. (You’ll have to forgive Lockheed the rock music and video montage.)
Where is the ski jump?
Impressive…I assume this is a live actual video of an actual short take off and vertical landing, correct?
It strikes me based on end speed- going to be some puckery pilots when you add some weapons and a full bag of fuel-Right?