The F-35A Lightning II Can Fire Machine Guns While Airborne

By: Rahul Kalvapalle - Nov 4, 2015
References: f35 & gizmag
The Lockheed Martin F-35A Lightning II is a high-tech American fighter aircraft that is capable of firing machine guns while it is airborne. This airplane is equipped with a machine gun configuration that is highly functional.

The aircraft's machine gun is designed to engage both air-to-air as well as air-to-ground targets, with its machine gun being designed for all three variants of the 5th generation fighter that is the F-35A Lightning.This enables the aircraft to offer up both stealth and speed as well as agility. The plane is also equipped with highly advanced sensors and a high degree of networking capability.

Ultimately, the Lockheed Martin F-35A Lightning II is designed to replace several combat aircraft used by the USA and other countries.