Lockheed Cutting F-35 Titanium Processing Costs Using Cryogenics

The F-35 Lightning II is a marvel of aeronautic engineering, design, and construction, but the development and construction costs have been controversial for over a decade, so much so that the program’s primary contractor, Lockheed Martin, was compelled to commit to U.S. Dept. of Defense cost-cutting goals. Those savings have begun to materialize.