52 F-35s Ready for Anything: Why The Air Force's F-35 Elephant Walk Is A Real Game-Changer
The National Interest -

David Axe


What exactly is an 'elephant walk'? We explain. 

Key point: Elephant walks significantly contribute to the readiness of American and allied squadrons in South Korea and nearby countries.

The U.S. Air Force’s first two front-line F-35 wings in January 2020 conducted their biggest-ever mass staging of the single-engine stealth fighters.

Fifty-two of the 78 F-35As belonging to the active-duty 388th Fighter Wing and the reserve 419th Fighter Wing on Jan. 6, 2020 lined up on...

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