October 15, 2018 / 2:08 PM / a month ago

F-35 jets resume flights after inspections -Pentagon

WASHINGTON, Oct 15 (Reuters) - More than 80 percent of Lockheed Martin Co-made F-35 fighter jets in the United States and around the globe have cleared engine inspections and are now okayed for flight operations after engine inspections, the Pentagon said on Monday.

Last week, all U.S. and international F-35 fighter jets made by were grounded so that fuel tubes could be examined.

Reporting by Mike Stone in Washington Editing by Nick Zieminski

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