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USA/Defense/F35 – The Pentagon is exploring its options for a more efficient and powerful F-35 engine (Defense News)

As the Defense Department starts to put money toward advancements that will keep the F-35 relevant against Chinese threats, incumbent engine manufacturer Pratt & Whitney is making the argument that F135 propulsion system upgrades should be part of the equation. Over the next decade, the Pentagon is set to upgrade the Lockheed Martin-made F-35 with a suite of new weapons, computing technologies and software that will make the jet a more capable foe, as Russia and China field their own improvements to fighters and air defense systems.

The Pentagon is exploring its options for a more efficient and powerful F-35 engine (defensenews.com)