Reply to post: Re: A wreck without leaving the ground

High rear end winds cause F-35A ground engine fire

Alan Brown Silver badge

Re: A wreck without leaving the ground

" Clearly if it could be made to work properly it would be quite a handful for anyone to take on"

1: It's not stealthy, except on-axis from the nose

2: It's decidedly unstealthy with the weapon bay doors open (which it has to do to keep from oveheating)

3: Those missiles aren't going to help much when it can't surprise anyone and handles like a pig with wings.

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