F-35A Completes High Angle Of Attack Testing: Edwards AFB CA (SPX) May 17, 2013
The latest in a series of Lockheed Martin [LMT] F-35A high angle of attack (AOA) testing was recently completed. The testing accomplished high AOA beyond both the positive and negative maximum command limits, including intentionally putting the aircraft out of control in several configurations.
This included initially flying in the stealth clean wing configuration. It was followed by testi