This mega dollar project appears to still be a wreck. Way over cost, under performing, unable to sell it.
This article is a few months old and there are still serious issues.
America's F-35: Coming In for a "Crash Landing"? | The National Interest
The F-35 is double-inferior,” John Stillion and Harold Scott Perdue concluded in their written summary of the war game, later leaked to the press. The new plane “can’t turn, can’t climb, can’t run,” they warned.