FY17 is significantly shaping the Joint Strike Fighter’s trajectory, impacting more than 1,300 contractors and suppliers working on this era-defining program. As projected unit costs fall, securing U.S. purchases and commitments from international buyers is crucial for the overall health of the program.
This report details the customers, contractors and market forces in play that are defining the future of the F-35 and its three primary variants, including the most shapeable Carrier Variant.
The Program Analysis of the Joint Strike Fighter contains:
- Domestic and International purchasing trends
- Budget impacts on current and future F-35 program development
- Notable prime, subcontracting, and supplier vendors for the F-35