LM in talks with Spain, Switzerland and Belgium on the F-35

An executive from Lockheed Martin told reporters at the Avalon Airshow in Australia that his company is in talks with Spain, Switzerland and Belgium about selling the F-35 to these countries.

F-35A Lightning II of the 34th FS drops GBU-12 in Febuary 2016
By U.S. Air Force photo by Jim Haseltine [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons

Jamie Freed from Reuters added that Finland is also in the discussions as well.

  1. Jani L says:

    Our talks right now is something else what some other countrys is doing with locheed martin. Last november Finnish Defence Forces’ Logistics Command did received responses concerning the replacement of the Hornet aircraft. So basically, we do have full official process going on right now.

    here is full press release:
    http://www.defmin.fi/en/topical/press_releases/2016/the_finnish_defence_forces_logistics_command_received_responses_concerning_the_replacement_of_the_hornet_aircraft.8083.news

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