Israel to US: Keep our qualitative military edge

Israel to US: Keep our qualitative military edge

IDF sets up team to examine what Israel will require to maintain its QME following US sale of F-35 planes to UAE.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/13/2020, 8:04 AM
Cabinet minister insists: US sale of F-35 jets to UAE is being blown out of all proportion

Cabinet minister insists: US sale of F-35 jets to UAE is being blown out of all proportion

"All this talk of 'Israeli consent' is meaningless. The US makes up its own mind on who to sell arms to," says Israel's Energy Minister.Y Rabinovitz, 9/9/2020, 2:02 PM
Report: US to sell UAE anti-radar planes

Report: US to sell UAE anti-radar planes

According to new report, US military deal with UAE to include planes which protect from anti-aircraft systems in addition to F-35.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/6/2020, 8:12 AM
Report: Netanyahu supported sale of F-35s to UAE

Report: Netanyahu supported sale of F-35s to UAE

Officials say PM Netanyahu privately went along with Trump administration's plan to sell advanced weapons to the United Arab Emirates.Ben Ariel, 9/4/2020, 5:13 AM
F-35s to UAE? Why it's an amazingly bad idea

F-35s to UAE? Why it's an amazingly bad idea

The history of volatile Arab regimes leads to the fear that sophisticated US weapons might one day be used against Israel. Opinion.Moshe Phillips, 8/28/2020, 8:00 AM
Watch: US, Netherlands F-35s discharge corrected bombs

Watch: US, Netherlands F-35s discharge corrected bombs

F-35 Lightning II fighters of Royal Netherlands Air Force, F-35A from US Air Force, perform massive discharge of 16 GBU-39 corrected bombs.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/25/2020, 11:25 AM
UAE: Peace deal with Israel makes buying F-35 easier

UAE: Peace deal with Israel makes buying F-35 easier

UAE Foreign Minister Anwar Gargash says country has been seeking to buy F-35 aircraft for 6 years.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/20/2020, 5:33 PM
Report: Trump administration pushing for sale of F-35s to UAE

Report: Trump administration pushing for sale of F-35s to UAE

US officials: Trump administration has accelerated a push to sell the F-35 stealth fighter and advanced armed drones to UAE.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/20/2020, 6:22 AM
Netanyahu: US arms sales to UAE not part of peace deal

Netanyahu: US arms sales to UAE not part of peace deal

Prime Minister says Israel still opposed to sale of top-tier weapons, including F-35 stealth fighters, to UAE.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/18/2020, 3:02 PM
Supersonic boom causes panic in northern Israel - and a pilot is grounded

Supersonic boom causes panic in northern Israel - and a pilot is grounded

Pilot exceeds maximum flight speed during training session - and is grounded.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/15/2020, 12:52 PM
Israel to buy 50 more F-35 stealth fighters

Israel to buy 50 more F-35 stealth fighters

Israel Air Force plans to purchase 50 additional F-35 stealth fighters from the US for about $4.5 billion.i24NEWS, 1/6/2020, 3:01 PM
Israeli sales of F-35 parts to US to top $2 billion

Israeli sales of F-35 parts to US to top $2 billion

US purchases of Lockheed Martin F-35 stealth fighter components from Israel hits $1.75 billion, expected to top $2 billion by year's end.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/9/2019, 1:43 PM
Did Israeli stealth fighters bomb Iraq?

Did Israeli stealth fighters bomb Iraq?

Arab news outlets claim Israeli F-35 fighters responsible for two attacks on Iranian targets deep inside Iraqi territory.David Rosenberg, 7/30/2019, 11:45 AM
US removes Turkey from F-35 program

US removes Turkey from F-35 program

US removes Turkey from the F-35 fighter jet program in the wake its acquisition of S-400 Russian missile system.Elad Benari, 7/18/2019, 4:04 AM
'These planes can reach anywhere, even Iran'

'These planes can reach anywhere, even Iran'

PM visits Israel's F-35 squadron, warns Iran not to threaten Israel when the Jewish States has such advanced aircraft,Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/9/2019, 4:13 PM
Israeli stealth fighters train together with UK, US jets

Israeli stealth fighters train together with UK, US jets

F-35 fighters from Israel, US, and UK participate in joint 'Tri-Lightening' exercises over Mediterranean Sea.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/26/2019, 9:41 AM
Sources: US won't accept more Turkish F-35 pilots

Sources: US won't accept more Turkish F-35 pilots

US officials say Washington won't train new pilots who on F-35 fighter jets due to Turkey's purchase of S-400s from Russia.Elad Benari, 6/7/2019, 4:59 AM
US considering suspending F-35 training for Turkish pilots

US considering suspending F-35 training for Turkish pilots

Sources say US may suspend training for Turkish pilots on advanced F-35 fighter jets due to Turkey's purchase of S-400 from Russia.Elad Benari, 5/29/2019, 4:30 AM
US stops delivery of F-35s to Turkey

US stops delivery of F-35s to Turkey

Delivery of F-35 fighter jet parts to Turkey halted in response to purchase of Russian S-400 surface-to-air missile system.Elad Benari, 4/2/2019, 12:07 AM
US Air Force concludes international conference in Israel

US Air Force concludes international conference in Israel

Nations from all over the world converged on Israel this past week for a conference to study the F-35 fighter.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/16/2018, 1:47 PM
Israel's stealth F-35 squadron returned to active duty

Israel's stealth F-35 squadron returned to active duty

F-35 fleet of fighters grounded following crash of US Marines craft. Following extensive examination, Israeli planes restored to service.David Rosenberg, 10/14/2018, 8:08 PM
Israel grounds F-35 squadron

Israel grounds F-35 squadron

Israel joins nations all over the world in grounding F-35 fleet after the jet's first-ever crash in September showed a systems malfunction.Tzvi Lev, 10/11/2018, 8:21 PM
Israel to use F-35I stealth fighters in Syria

Israel to use F-35I stealth fighters in Syria

New report says Israel will use F-35I aircraft to counter threat posed by Syria's S-300 missile system.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/3/2018, 12:04 PM
IAF: Israel first country to carry out airstrikes with F-35

IAF: Israel first country to carry out airstrikes with F-35

Israel becomes first nation in the world to use new F-35 stealth fighter in combat role.JTA, 5/23/2018, 7:52 AM
Israel buys 17 new F-35 fighter jets

Israel buys 17 new F-35 fighter jets

In doing so, the delegation completed the purchase of two full squadrons (50 aircraft) for the Israeli Air Force.Ido ben Porat, 8/27/2017, 12:48 PM
Op-Ed: Israel's F-35s may not be able to beat Iran

Op-Ed: Israel's F-35s may not be able to beat Iran

The lowdown on why the spanking-new US 'stealth' fighter may be a more dangerous proposition than old-fashioned F-15s.Chana Roberts, 6/8/2017, 11:02 PM
Israel to receive 3 more F-35 stealth fighters

Israel to receive 3 more F-35 stealth fighters

Israel's fleet of advanced stealth fighter jets to grow to 5, with more to follow.AFP, 4/20/2017, 9:26 PM
'Israel in my State: The F-35 fighter jet'

'Israel in my State: The F-35 fighter jet'

Rep. Marc Veasey (D-TX) explains how Texans benefit from US-Israeli cooperation on the state-of-the-art F-35 jet, powered by Israeli tech., 3/27/2017, 10:34 PM
Watch: IAF Commander Flies the "Adir" F-35I for the First Time

Watch: IAF Commander Flies the "Adir" F-35I for the First Time

IAF Commander Amir Eshel flies F35 for the first time, says aircraft part of larger system to upgrade the IAF's capabilities.IAF, 12/27/2016, 7:11 PM
F-35 boasts Israeli technology, can challenge Iranian threat

F-35 boasts Israeli technology, can challenge Iranian threat

Lockheed Martin executive praises capabilities of F-35, says it incorporates advanced Israeli technology.Yoni Kempinski, 12/12/2016, 10:19 PM
Watch: F-35 fighter jets finally arrive

Watch: F-35 fighter jets finally arrive

Israel receives the F-35 stealth fighter jet, the most advanced military aircraft in the world. The aircraft features Israeli technology, 12/12/2016, 7:56 PM
Does Israel need the F-35?

Does Israel need the F-35?

Israel will be receiving 50 jets from the U.S. What does this mean for the Israeli Air Force?ILTV, 12/12/2016, 7:10 AM
Watch: First Israeli F-35 refuels on its way to Israel

Watch: First Israeli F-35 refuels on its way to Israel

IDF prepares to receive its first F-35 stealth fighter next week.Rafael Levy, 12/8/2016, 6:10 PM
Lockheed Martin selects Israel for F-35 training center

Lockheed Martin selects Israel for F-35 training center

Israel and US defense cooperation took another leap forward. Lockheed-Martin will build an F-35 training center in the Negev desert.ILTV, 11/15/2016, 12:45 PM
Maiden flight of Israel's F-35 'Adir' fighter jet

Maiden flight of Israel's F-35 'Adir' fighter jet

Israel's first stealth fighter passes with flying colors on maiden flight.Yoni Kempinski, 7/31/2016, 8:44 PM
US considers using F-35 fighter jets against ISIS

US considers using F-35 fighter jets against ISIS

General explains that US Air Force won't send F-35s to Syria, but they may join F-22 Raptors in attacking ISIS.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/10/2016, 6:21 PM
Watch: Israel receives its first stealth fighter

Watch: Israel receives its first stealth fighter

Israeli Air Force gets F-35, its first 5th generation fighter and first stealth aircraft.David Rosenberg, 6/22/2016, 6:01 PM
Israel to receive first F-35 fighter jet today

Israel to receive first F-35 fighter jet today

IDF to take possession of the first F-35 exported from the US this afternoon. Arutz Sheva will have live coverage.Kobi Finkler, 6/22/2016, 9:13 AM
IAF general brushes aside worries about F-35

IAF general brushes aside worries about F-35

Brig-Gen Tal Kalman says he is confident F-35 will boost IAF's regional advantage, warns of regional arms race.Gil Ronen, 4/3/2016, 9:19 PM
IAI awarded two mega contracts

IAI awarded two mega contracts

IAI awarded multimillion dollar contracts from Boeing and Lockheed Martin to build parts for Boeing 777x and Lockheed Martin F-35s.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/23/2016, 1:49 PM
Biden: We'll Deliver New F-35s to Israel in 2015

Biden: We'll Deliver New F-35s to Israel in 2015

At an Independence Day celebration, Vice President promises new fighter jets to Israel next year.Elad Benari, 4/24/2015, 6:15 AM
First F-35s to Land in December 2016

First F-35s to Land in December 2016

Lockheed reps visit Israel 20 months ahead of first advanced jets, and bring an F-35 flight demonstrator with them.Yissachar Ruas & Eliran Aharon, 4/16/2015, 6:26 PM
F-35 Stealth Jet's Gun Won't Work Till 2019

F-35 Stealth Jet's Gun Won't Work Till 2019

The reason Israel cut its purchase? US's jet of the future's gun to be useless for years - and then will be crippled by laughably low ammo.Ari Yashar, 1/2/2015, 7:56 AM
Israel Cuts F-35 Purchase from 31 to 14 Jets

Israel Cuts F-35 Purchase from 31 to 14 Jets

Intelligence Minister says other jets have much better maneuverability, weapons carrying capabilities.Gil Ronen, 12/1/2014, 1:06 PM
New Plant for Producing F-35 Aircraft Wings Opened

New Plant for Producing F-35 Aircraft Wings Opened

$2.7B deal between Israel, US for F-35 production kicks off; Defense Minister insists it proves a strong bond with US despite arguments.Orly Harari, 11/4/2014, 2:10 PM
Pentagon: US to Buy 43 More F-35 Stealth Fighters

Pentagon: US to Buy 43 More F-35 Stealth Fighters

$4 billion deal comes on same day as announcement of US sale of F-35 squadron to Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/28/2014, 8:43 PM
Deal: US to Sell Israel Squadron of F-35 Jets

Deal: US to Sell Israel Squadron of F-35 Jets

$2.7 billion dollar deal to be deducted from US aid funds; deal announced amid high tensions in US-Israel relations.Uzi Baruch and Tova Dvorin, 10/28/2014, 12:37 PM
100th F-35 Celebrated

100th F-35 Celebrated

Lockheed Martin celebrated the production of its 100th F-35 Lightning II. Israel is to be among the first to receive the jet.Gil Ronen, 12/14/2013, 7:06 PM
Israel to Produce 'Next Generation' F-35 Helmets

Israel to Produce 'Next Generation' F-35 Helmets

Defense Minister congratulates Elbit Systems, after Israeli company selected in project to develop new F-35 Joint Strike Fighter.Arutz Sheva, 10/13/2013, 1:36 PM
Defense Minister: F-35 'a Cornerstone' for IAF

Defense Minister: F-35 'a Cornerstone' for IAF

Minister Yaalon visits assembly line at Lockheed Martin factory in Texas, gets close look at F-35.Gil Ronen, 10/10/2013, 10:45 PM
Def. Min. Off to US to Meet Hagel, View F-35

Def. Min. Off to US to Meet Hagel, View F-35

Minister Moshe Yaalon will meet key senators and take a look at the stealth fighter jet that the IAF is to obtain in a few years.Arutz Sheva, 10/6/2013, 6:47 PM
Israel to be First with F-35 Fighter Jets

Israel to be First with F-35 Fighter Jets

Lockheed Martin Aircraft announces Israel will be the first nation to receive its F-35 stealth fighter jets.Chana Ya'ar, 6/20/2013, 8:56 AM
Panetta’s Visit Sealed F-35 Jet Sale to Israel

Panetta’s Visit Sealed F-35 Jet Sale to Israel

The Pentagon approved Israeli electronic warfare equipment for the F-35 stealth fighter jet, whose wings will be built by Israel.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 8/5/2012, 12:19 PM
Pentagon, Lockheed Martin Agree on Israeli F-35s

Pentagon, Lockheed Martin Agree on Israeli F-35s

Pentagon, Lockheed Martin agree to enhance electronic warfare equipment on the F-35 jet and integrate Israeli-unique systems.Elad Benari, 7/27/2012, 2:14 AM
Turkey Announces Purchase of 100 F-35s

Turkey Announces Purchase of 100 F-35s

Ankara announced it plans to purchase 100 F-35 joint strike fighters in a move that could erode Israel's regional air superiority.Gabe Kahn., 2/23/2012, 3:00 PM
F-35 Stealth Fighter to Be Based in Negev

F-35 Stealth Fighter to Be Based in Negev

The F-35 stealth fighter planes purchased from the US by Israel will be based east of Be’er Sheva, the IDF announces. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 11/22/2011, 12:12 PM
US Sells F-16s to Egypt in Grapel Deal

US Sells F-16s to Egypt in Grapel Deal

Egypt came out a big winner in the deal for Ilan Grapel: the US will sell Cairo the F-16 fighter, while Israel frees 25 prisoners.Chana Ya'ar, 10/27/2011, 11:34 AM