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Mission incapable? Pentagon review finds gun on F-35 fighter jet can't hit targets & 800+ software glitches - report

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The long list of problems plaguing the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter continues to grow, with a Pentagon review finding over 800 software flaws in the costly aircraft, as well as defects that prevent its guns from hitting targets.

The annual assessment by the Pentagon’s director of operational testing and evaluation, Robert Behler, revealed that the program that has cost over $400 billion so far has a long way to go before the jets are truly operational.

Just another example of why the defense budget keeps increasing yet we keep falling behind Russia and China in superior weaponry.

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