A U.S. Marine Corps F-35B Lightning II stealth fighter aircraft assigned to the 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit prepares for take off from the flight deck of the amphibious assault ship USS America February 6, 2020 in the Philippine Sea.
RF2AXD6GTA U.S. Marine Corps F-35B Lightning II stealth fighter aircraft assigned to the 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit prepares for take off from the flight deck of the amphibious assault ship USS America February 6, 2020 in the Philippine Sea.
A Marine Corps F-35B Joint Strike Fighter (Lightning II). This STOVL F-35 belongs to VMFA-211, assigned to the U.S.S. Essex.
RFRY58AMA Marine Corps F-35B Joint Strike Fighter (Lightning II). This STOVL F-35 belongs to VMFA-211, assigned to the U.S.S. Essex.
ATLANTIC OCEAN (Dec. 3, 2012) F-35B test aircraft BF-3, flown by Lt. Cmdr. Michael Burks, completes the first aerial weapons release of an inert 500-pound GBU-12 Paveway II laser-guided bomb by any variant of the F-35 Lightning II aircraft. BF-3 dropped the GBU-12 over the Atlantic Test Ranges from an internal weapons bay. The F-35B is the variant of the Lightning II designed for use by the U.S. Marine Corps, as well as F-35 international partners in the United Kingdom and Italy. The F-35B is capable of short takeoffs and vertical landings to enable air power projection from amphibious ships,
RMFFH0W1ATLANTIC OCEAN (Dec. 3, 2012) F-35B test aircraft BF-3, flown by Lt. Cmdr. Michael Burks, completes the first aerial weapons release of an inert 500-pound GBU-12 Paveway II laser-guided bomb by any variant of the F-35 Lightning II aircraft. BF-3 dropped the GBU-12 over the Atlantic Test Ranges from an internal weapons bay. The F-35B is the variant of the Lightning II designed for use by the U.S. Marine Corps, as well as F-35 international partners in the United Kingdom and Italy. The F-35B is capable of short takeoffs and vertical landings to enable air power projection from amphibious ships,
MINDANAO SEA - U.S. Marines with Marine Medium Tiltrotor squadron (VMM) 166 Reinforced, 13th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU), and U.S. Navy Sailors with the Essex Amphibious Ready Group (ARG) move a CH-53E Super Stallion from VMM-166 into position for takeoff aboard the Wasp-class amphibious assault ship USS Essex (LHD 2), during search and rescue operations for a missing Marine attached to the 13th MEU while on a regularly scheduled deployment of the Essex ARG and 13th MEU, August 12, 2018, August 12, 2018. The Essex ARG/ 13th MEU is currently deployed to the 7th fleet area of operations. (U.
RMPK957TMINDANAO SEA - U.S. Marines with Marine Medium Tiltrotor squadron (VMM) 166 Reinforced, 13th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU), and U.S. Navy Sailors with the Essex Amphibious Ready Group (ARG) move a CH-53E Super Stallion from VMM-166 into position for takeoff aboard the Wasp-class amphibious assault ship USS Essex (LHD 2), during search and rescue operations for a missing Marine attached to the 13th MEU while on a regularly scheduled deployment of the Essex ARG and 13th MEU, August 12, 2018, August 12, 2018. The Essex ARG/ 13th MEU is currently deployed to the 7th fleet area of operations. (U.
November 16, 2012 - A U.S. Marine Corps F-35B aircraft prepares for a landing at Marine Corps Air Station Yuma, Arizona.
RFD9GWRJNovember 16, 2012 - A U.S. Marine Corps F-35B aircraft prepares for a landing at Marine Corps Air Station Yuma, Arizona.
U.S. Marine Corps F-35B Lightning II
RFKEMY4RU.S. Marine Corps F-35B Lightning II
PACIFIC OCEAN-- An F-35B Lightning II hovers before landing aboard the USS America (LHA 6) during the Lightning Carrier Proof of Concept Demonstration, November 19, 2016. The demonstration is the first shipboard Marine Corps F-35B integration demonstration alongside other Marine Corps Air Combat Element assets. (U.S. Marine Corps Photo by Cpl. Thor Larson/Released)
RMMXME11PACIFIC OCEAN-- An F-35B Lightning II hovers before landing aboard the USS America (LHA 6) during the Lightning Carrier Proof of Concept Demonstration, November 19, 2016. The demonstration is the first shipboard Marine Corps F-35B integration demonstration alongside other Marine Corps Air Combat Element assets. (U.S. Marine Corps Photo by Cpl. Thor Larson/Released)
A U.S. Marine Corps F-35B Lightning II fighter aircraft with Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron 265 (Reinforced) prepares for launch during a Tactical Air Control Party exercise aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Wasp (LHD 1), underway in the Coral Sea, June 24, 2019. Wasp, flagship of the Wasp Amphibious Ready Group, with embarked 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit, is operating in the Indo-Pacific region to enhance interoperability with partners and serve as ready-response force for any type of contingency, while simultaneously providing a flexible and lethal crisis response force ready to per
RM2B14FCAA U.S. Marine Corps F-35B Lightning II fighter aircraft with Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron 265 (Reinforced) prepares for launch during a Tactical Air Control Party exercise aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Wasp (LHD 1), underway in the Coral Sea, June 24, 2019. Wasp, flagship of the Wasp Amphibious Ready Group, with embarked 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit, is operating in the Indo-Pacific region to enhance interoperability with partners and serve as ready-response force for any type of contingency, while simultaneously providing a flexible and lethal crisis response force ready to per
A U.S. Marine Corps F-35B Lightning II assigned to VMFAT-501 from Marine Corps Air Station Beaufort arrives for the South Carolina National Guard Air and Ground Expo at McEntire Joint National Guard Base, South Carolina, May 5, 2017. This expo is a combined arms demonstration showcasing the abilities of South Carolina National Guard Airmen and Soldiers while saying thank you for the support of fellow South Carolinians and the surrounding community. (U.S. Army National Guard photo by Sgt. Brian Calhoun)
RMKCEYTKA U.S. Marine Corps F-35B Lightning II assigned to VMFAT-501 from Marine Corps Air Station Beaufort arrives for the South Carolina National Guard Air and Ground Expo at McEntire Joint National Guard Base, South Carolina, May 5, 2017. This expo is a combined arms demonstration showcasing the abilities of South Carolina National Guard Airmen and Soldiers while saying thank you for the support of fellow South Carolinians and the surrounding community. (U.S. Army National Guard photo by Sgt. Brian Calhoun)
ATLANTIC OCEAN (Dec. 3, 2012) F-35B test aircraft BF-3, flown by Lt. Cmdr. Michael Burks, completes the first aerial weapons release of an inert 500-pound GBU-12 Paveway II laser-guided bomb by any variant of the F-35 Lightning II aircraft. BF-3 dropped the GBU-12 over the Atlantic Test Ranges from an internal weapons bay. The F-35B is the variant of the Lightning II designed for use by the U.S. Marine Corps, as well as F-35 international partners in the United Kingdom and Italy. The F-35B is capable of short takeoffs and vertical landings to enable air power projection from amphibious ships,
RMRJF81KATLANTIC OCEAN (Dec. 3, 2012) F-35B test aircraft BF-3, flown by Lt. Cmdr. Michael Burks, completes the first aerial weapons release of an inert 500-pound GBU-12 Paveway II laser-guided bomb by any variant of the F-35 Lightning II aircraft. BF-3 dropped the GBU-12 over the Atlantic Test Ranges from an internal weapons bay. The F-35B is the variant of the Lightning II designed for use by the U.S. Marine Corps, as well as F-35 international partners in the United Kingdom and Italy. The F-35B is capable of short takeoffs and vertical landings to enable air power projection from amphibious ships,
An F-35B joint strike fighter jet conducts aerial maneuvers during aerial refueling training over the Atlantic Ocean, Aug. 13, 2015. The mission of Marine Fighter Attack Training Squadron 501 is to conduct effective training and operations in the F-35B in coordination with joint and coalition partners in order to successfully attain the annual pilot training requirement. (Photo by Cpl. N.W. Huertas/U.S. Marine Corps) *** Please Use Credit from Credit Field ***
RM2EXD9W1An F-35B joint strike fighter jet conducts aerial maneuvers during aerial refueling training over the Atlantic Ocean, Aug. 13, 2015. The mission of Marine Fighter Attack Training Squadron 501 is to conduct effective training and operations in the F-35B in coordination with joint and coalition partners in order to successfully attain the annual pilot training requirement. (Photo by Cpl. N.W. Huertas/U.S. Marine Corps) *** Please Use Credit from Credit Field ***
An F-35B Lightning II  makes the first vertical landing on a flight deck at sea aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Wasp (LHD 1) in the Atlantic Ocean on October 3, 2011. The F-35B is the Marine Corps Joint Strike Force variant of the Joint Strike Fighter and is designed for short takeoff and vertical landing on Navy amphibious ships..Mandatory Credit: Natasha R. Chalk - USN via CNP
RMJN0HKJAn F-35B Lightning II makes the first vertical landing on a flight deck at sea aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Wasp (LHD 1) in the Atlantic Ocean on October 3, 2011. The F-35B is the Marine Corps Joint Strike Force variant of the Joint Strike Fighter and is designed for short takeoff and vertical landing on Navy amphibious ships..Mandatory Credit: Natasha R. Chalk - USN via CNP
U.S. Marines with Marine Fighter Attack Squadron 121 (VMFA-121), 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing, conduct the first hot load on a F-35B Lightning II in support of Weapons and Tactics Instructors (WTI) 1-17 at Marine Corps Air Station Yuma, Ariz., September 22, 2016. Photo by Aaron James Vinculado/U.S. Marine Corps/UPI
RMW0MR3NU.S. Marines with Marine Fighter Attack Squadron 121 (VMFA-121), 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing, conduct the first hot load on a F-35B Lightning II in support of Weapons and Tactics Instructors (WTI) 1-17 at Marine Corps Air Station Yuma, Ariz., September 22, 2016. Photo by Aaron James Vinculado/U.S. Marine Corps/UPI