Lockheed Approves Japan Role in F-35 Production, Yomiuri Says

Lockeed Martin Corp. told Japan’s defense ministry it will share technology used to manufacture F-35 fighters, and let Japanese companies play a role in building main components and engines for the aircraft, the Yomiuri newspaper reported without saying where it obtained the information.

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