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Generation kill: In praise of America’s F-35 fighter

Lockheed Martin’s controversial F-35 Lightning II stealth jet fighter has its detractors and proponents. Having earned the nicknames the “trillion-dollar mistake” and “the flying super-computer,” among others, it has taken a beating from critics who point to its multitude of teething problems (some of which continue today), soaring costs and its inability to do anything really well. My […]