On the basis of Hill Air Force (, Utah) held a festive ceremony on arrival of the first stealth fighter fifth-generation F-35A Lightning-2, Military Times reported on September 22.
At a ceremony on Friday accepted the role of Senator Orrin Hatch (Orrin Hatch). Fighter arrived at the base on September 13, with base Nellis (Nevada, 422-I test and evaluation squadron). Company and Lockheed Martin Ogden Air Logistics Complex will work together to produce a public-private partnership.
Based on the Hill can be located first two drill Fighter Squadron F-35A. As a result, the F-35 fighter 3 versions will vary tactical combat aircraft A-10 and F-16 (Air Force), F/A-18 (Navy aviation), F/A-18 and AV-8B (Marine Corps aviation) .
Speakers at the ceremony, speakers said that the appearance of the F-35 based on the Hill will allow her to keep still viable for decades.