PHOTOS: F-35s Join B-1s, F-15s in Show of Force Over Korea


U.S. Marine Corps F-35B stealth fighters for the first time joined U.S. Air Force B-1 bombers and foreign F-15 fighters in a show of force over Korea, the military said.

Four F-35B Joint Strike Fighters, the fifth-generation fighter made by Lockheed Martin Corp., flew alongside a pair of B-1B Lancers, the non-nuclear strategic bomber, two Japan Air Self-Defense Force F-15Js and four Republic of Korea Air Force F-15Ks, fourth-generation fighters made by Boeing Co., according to a press release Thursday morning from U.S. Pacific Command.

The B-1s flew from Ellsworth Air Force Base, South Dakota, by way of Andersen Air Force Base in Guam, while the four U.S. Marine F-35Bs came from…



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