Sen. Saxby Chambliss (R-Ga.) urged Defense Secretary Leon Panetta to commit fully to expeditiously fielding the fifth generation F-35 strike fighter and forego procuring any additional fourth generation fighters like the F/A-18E/F in a letter dated, Aug. 31, 2011. Here, two Air Force F-35A conventional take-off aircraft conduct testing.
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