GAO: Pentagon must develop mechanism to share F-35 lessons learned across enterprise

By Lee Hudson / April 25, 2018 at 2:45 PM
The Pentagon must develop a good way to share Joint Strike Fighter lessons learned across the military services as the program rapidly expands in the coming years instead of keeping information within each faction, according to a government watchdog agency. The Marine Corps has encountered several challenges with the F-35's supply chain since beginning flight operations in January 2017. The Marine Corps relayed the information to the other services through informal phone calls, according to a GAO report released today...

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