23 March 2023
Finnish Air Force F 35 Lightning II Hawaiian Shirt
The Finnish Air Force has ordered 24 F 35 Lightning II fighter jets, making the Finnish Air Force one of the few operators of this advanced fighter jet. The F 35 Lightning II is a fifth generation stealth multirole fighter jet that can carry missiles and bombs. The aircraft is also capable of performing aerial refueling and has a range of over 1,000 miles.The Finnish Air Force plans to use the F 35 in air-to-air combat, ground attack, reconnaissance, and tactical support roles. The aircraft is expected to help the Finnish Air Force maintain its air superiority in the region.The Finnish Air Force plans to fly its first F 35s by 2020.