August 19th, 2019 Update
F-35 Program Update:
While the F-35 program jumps into full rate production, a few supply chain dynamics will be at play over the next few months.
1) The dismissal of Turkish suppliers – notably aerostructures manufacturers – will inject additional work back into the U.S. supply chain, and will require significant adaptability and backlog management from key tier I-III suppliers.
2) Consolidation sprees from computing system and communications suppliers.
Please review our program update here… F-35 Overview