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F-35 Lightning II
 
Latest update: November 2019
 
Abbr.: Order and inventory status information: Abbr.: Order and inventory status information:
       
Order. No. of aircraft ordered. WFU No. of aircraft Withdrawn From Use.
Opt. No. of aircraft options. Sold No. of aircraft sold to another country.
Opp. No. of possible aircraft sales. Oth. D. No. of aircraft bought from another country.
Canc. No. of aircraft ordered cancelled. LS↓ No. of aircraft leased (received).
Del. No. of aircraft delivered. LS ↑ No. of aircraft leased (delivered).
On Or. No. of aircraft to be delivered. Act. No. of aircraft operational.
W/O No. of aircraft Written Off (crashed).    
       
Lease: When the no. of aircraft LS↓ and LS ↑ are equal the leased aircraft have been returned to the owner.
or received from the lessor.
Presentation of aircraft on role order:
Role no.: Aircraft role: Role no.: Aircraft role:
1 Fighter/Attack 5 Trainer
2 Bomber 6 Helicopter
3 Air Transport, Multi Role Tanker Transport 7 Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV)
4 ISR, ASW    
       
 
Aircraft order and delivery report  - test and development
 
Aircraft Order. Opt. Opp. Canc. Del. On Or. W/O WFU Sold Oth.D. LS↓ LS ↑ Act.
F-35 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
F-35A 7 0 0 0 7 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 6
F-35B 6 0 0 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6
F-35C 5 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5
Total 20 0 0 0 20 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 19
 
Aircraft order and delivery report - total
 
Aircraft Order. Opt. Opp. Canc. Del. On Or. W/O WFU Sold Oth.D. LS↓ LS ↑ Act.
F-35A 557 0 778 0 304 253 2 5 0 0 0 0 297
F-35B 174 0 406 0 93 81 1 0 0 0 0 0 92
F-35C 65 0 281 0 33 32 0 0 0 0 0 0 33
Total 796 0 1.465 0 430 366 3 5 0 0 0 0 422
 
Aircraft order and delivery report - by aircraft type
 
F-35A F-35B F-35C
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Aircraft order and delivery report - by country
 
Country Order. Opt. Opp. Canc. Del. On Or. W/O WFU Sold Oth.D. LS↓ LS ↑ Act.
Australia 63 0 37 0 16 47 0 0 0 0 0 0 16
Belgium 0 0 34 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Canada 0 0 88 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Denmark 0 0 27 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Israel 21 0 29 0 18 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 18
Italy 23 0 67 0 13 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 13
Japan 16 0 131 0 13 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 12
Netherlands 34 0 18 0 9 25 0 0 0 0 0 0 9
Norway 40 0 12 0 22 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 22
Poland 0 0 32 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
South Korea 16 0 44 0 8 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 8
Spain 0 0 57 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Turkey 6 0 94 0 4 2 0 4 0 0 0 0 0
UK 35 0 103 0 17 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 17
USA 542 0 692 0 310 232 2 1 0 0 0 0 307
Total 796 0 1.465 0 430 366 3 5 0 0 0 0 422
 
More information about the F-35 production lots can be found below.
 
Program of record Production lots Manufacturer Serial Number
 
Photo gallery
 
   
Italian Air Force F-35A from 13° Gruppo (32° Gruppo Stormo). Luchtmachtdagen 2019, Volkel June 14, 2019. Royal Netherlands Air Force F-35A from 323 TES. Luchtmachtdagen 2019, Volkel June 14, 2019. United States Air Force F-35A from 421 FS (388th FW) in support of OAR / TSP. Spangdahlem June 18, 2019.