F-35 Joint Strike Fighter (JSF) Program: Background and Issues for Congress

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This report discusses the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter (JSF), also called the Lighting II, which is a new strike fighter being procured in different versions by the Air Force, Marine Corps, and Navy. It details the Obama Administration's proposed FY2010 defense budget requests for F-35 program funding and outlines the issues that Congress must consider when deciding whether to approve, reject, or modify the administration's funding requests.

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Gertler, Jeremiah April 2, 2010.

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  • Main Title: F-35 Joint Strike Fighter (JSF) Program: Background and Issues for Congress
  • Series Title: Fiscal Year 2010

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This report discusses the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter (JSF), also called the Lighting II, which is a new strike fighter being procured in different versions by the Air Force, Marine Corps, and Navy. It details the Obama Administration's proposed FY2010 defense budget requests for F-35 program funding and outlines the issues that Congress must consider when deciding whether to approve, reject, or modify the administration's funding requests.

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45 pages.

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Gertler, Jeremiah. F-35 Joint Strike Fighter (JSF) Program: Background and Issues for Congress, report, April 2, 2010; Washington D.C.. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc503660/: accessed September 21, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.