F-35 at Fort Worth NAS

F-35 at Fort Worth NAS (Google Maps)
F-35 at Fort Worth NAS (Bing Maps)
No Thumbnail
Google Maps Google Maps Bing Maps Bing Maps Yahoo Maps Yahoo Maps
View in Google Earth
By voldude123 @ 2006-05-05 12:51:52
I believe this is the marine variant of the new F-35 Joint Strike Fighter. It has the fan on the back, and the vents. It can take off vertically, and it is slated to replace the AV-8B Harrier.
Views by date
Rate as 1Rate as 2Rate as 3Rate as 4Rate as 5Rate as 6Rate as 7Rate as 8Rate as 9Rate as 10
10.0 (1 votes)



Please log in if you don't want to post anonymously (anonymous users cannot post links)

Please enable images and enter code to post
Pics: 2
F-35C at Udvar-Hazy Center
F-35C at Udvar-Hazy Center
Nearby maps
JSF Plane on the Roof
Lockheed Martin F-35 Joint Strike Fighter Test Rig
B-36 Peacemaker parts at Fort Worth NAS
Joint Strike Fighter Prototype?
Lockheed Martin F-35 "Lightning II"
Lockheed Martin F-35 "Lightning II"
McDonnell Douglas/General Dynamics A-12 "Avenger II"
F-35 Cooperative Avionics Test Bed "CATBird"
B-36 Peacemaker Wing
F-35 Cooperative Avionics Test Bed "CATBird"
Half Of An F-16 In A Box On A Roof
I Am Curious (Yellow)
Similar maps
AV-8 Harrier II (partial)
"Old Crow" P-51 Mustang in Belgium
1952 Northrop F-89J Scorpion
F-14 abandoned after main gear failure at Fentress Field.
Pair of derelict F-86 Sabres in Denmark
Aircraft boneyard at China Lake Naval Air Weapons Station
F-117 Stealth Fighter
Iraqi aircraft in the sand
Craiova AFB - aircraft graveyard
28 Tu-22M Backfire at Vozdvizhenka Air Force Base
more than 330 airplane on this Air Force Base
YF-23A Black Widow II at Northrop Grumman
kjfitz picture
@ 2006-05-05 14:21:41
I'm thinking it is an F15 instead.




The trailing edge of the wing looks more like the F-15. Also the cowling around the air intakes extends more forward like the F-15s.

It is hard to tell though.
cejay123 picture
@ 2006-05-05 15:55:03
Aren't they working on the F35 there at Lockheed? see all the other links, even a test rig built there.
kjfitz picture
@ 2006-05-05 16:07:16
voldude123 picture
@ 2006-05-06 15:09:44
hey parabellum, just fyi, this is a different map, its not reposted. this is with google maps, and it looks like its a vacant lot next to the parking lot. no need to reference. plus this one has way more information then just Joint Strike fighter Prototype? kjfitz already put the link to live local up, so its a much more put together profile as well.
Analogman picture
@ 2006-05-06 17:16:36
Nope, not an F-15. Definitely an F-35 V/STOL variant.
voldude123 picture
@ 2006-09-17 17:38:41
this varient is now at the udvar b hazy center at Dulles Int'l
LoneStarOne picture
@ 2007-05-10 12:12:25
That's not the F-35 or the F-15, I believe it's the JAST (Joint Advanced Strike Technology) ground test article that was used to develop vertical take off lift fan technologies that ultimately ended up in the Joint Strike Fighter/F-35. It never was meant to fly, the test article was suspended from a test gantry to study engine behavior in vertical flight.
Anonymous picture
@ 2009-10-03 12:27:33
That is very cool. I think that the F-35 will be a great fighter. Even though that is a great find if you look on the northern side of the base there is a flying wing prototype from the 50s or 60s in what looks like a scrap area. Still great find, good job
Parabellum picture
@ 2009-10-04 07:06:18
Anon, it's not a flying wing, its part of a B-36 being restored.