VIDEO: F-35Cs Launch from Carrier in Final Testing

F-35C Joint Strike Fighters take off from the aircraft carrier USS George Washington, Aug. 15, 2016, off the coast of Norfolk, Virginia, in the Atlantic Ocean. (Screen grab via video by Hope Hodge Seck/Military.com)F-35C Joint Strike Fighters take off from the aircraft carrier USS George Washington, Aug. 15, 2016, off the coast of Norfolk, Virginia, in the Atlantic Ocean. (Screen grab via video by Hope Hodge Seck/Military.com)

Check out this Military.com footage of F-35C Joint Strike Fighters launching Monday from the aircraft carrier USS George Washington in the Atlantic Ocean off the coast of Norfolk, Virginia. The naval variant of the Lockheed Martin Corp.-made fifth-generation fighters is completing its third and final round of carrier testing. We’ll have more to report about the evaluations soon on Military.com.

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