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F-35Cs Complete Successful Sea Trials Early | Video

Lockheed Martin recently released this video of F-35C sea trials aboard the USS Nimitz (CVN 68), now the Navy’s oldest nuclear-powered aircraft carrier. The two F-35Cs successfully completed the first phase of sea trials three days early. The cadre of F-35C test pilots logged a total of 39.2 flight hours as they conducted 33 flights, featuring 124 catapults, 124 arrestments and 222 touch and go landings, according to Lockheed Martin.

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