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Critics of UK's new F-35 stealth fighters would be 'quietened very quickly' if they tried them


The UK's lead test pilot, Royal Air Force Squadron Leader Andy Edgell, says that critics of Britain's new F-35 multi-role stealth fighter jet would be “quietened very quickly” if they knew what it is capable of. Footage of a jet simulator at BAE Systems in Warton, Lancashire. The UK will purchase 48 of them over the next decade at a cost of £9.1 billion. There has been criticism over the aircraft's cost, delays in production and the capability of the aircraft.

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