F-35's land onboard HMS Queen Elizabeth

Branch-Hopper

War Hero
Flying stopped?
From the article you linked to:
But the MOD said F-35 flight trials from the aircraft carrier, HMS Queen Elizabeth, were continuing and the programme remained on schedule to provide UK armed forces with "a game-changing capability
 

Taztiff

War Hero
From the article you linked to:
But the MOD said F-35 flight trials from the aircraft carrier, HMS Queen Elizabeth, were continuing and the programme remained on schedule to provide UK armed forces with "a game-changing capability
That has changed since I put it on. Copied a live link as opposed to cut and paste! :D
 

janner

MIA
Book Reviewer
Looks like they were picking up the bits that fell off.

what's the advantage between the rolling landing and the up and down one?
 

Ballistic

War Hero
Looks like they were picking up the bits that fell off.

what's the advantage between the rolling landing and the up and down one?
Possibly fuel saving and maybe safer if if it gives the pilot more control surfaces/aerodynamics to play with.
(I'm really guessing there).
 

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