Britain will have NINE new 1,200mph F-35 stealth jets ready for action by end of 2018

BRITAIN will have a squadron of nine brand new state-of-the-art F-35 fighter jets ready the end of the this year.

Ministry of Defence (MoD) bosses have already been taking delivery of the new planes at RAF Marham in Norfolk.

The £100 million jets are reported to be ready for action at the start of 2019.

Four of them arrived in the UK last month after flying over the Atlantic from the US.

Five more are now expected to join Britain’s military later this year.

And defence chiefs have said the aircraft will soon be “ready to deploy”.

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source: Daily Star

2018-07-22 10:32
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