Tag: Block 3F software

F-35 to incorporate auto-GCAS five-years earlier than originally planned
"Over the service life of the F-35 fleet, having Auto-GCAS is estimated to prevent more than 26 ground collisions from happening,” Vice Adm. Mat Winter, F-35 Program Executive Officer According Lockheed Martin, the F-35 enterprise recently approved a strategy to accelerate the implementation of Automatic Ground Collision Avoidance System (Auto-GCAS) five-years earlier than originally planned. Auto-GCAS is designed to prevent controlled...
F-35 Block 3F IOC just one WDA event away
There is a single WDA event remaining for F-35 Block 3F, which marks the completion for all three variants and will pave the way to the declaration of initial operating capability (IOC) for all F-35s The Block 3F software version of the F-35A and F-35C is one step closer to initial operating capability (IOC) with the last weapons delivery accuracy (WDA)...