Joint Strike Fighter Vertical Landing

The supersonic Lockheed Martin Joint Strike Fighter X-35B makes a short takeoff, hovers, and makes a picture-perfect vertical landing at Edwards Air Force Base on July 16, 2001. Video: airspacemag.com (1:28)

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