Turkey Likely To Order Lockheed F-35 Fighters In 2015

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February 27, 2014 AT 6:49 AM
Murad Bayar, Turkey's undersecretary for state-run defense industries, said on Thursday that Turkey is likely to start ordering F-35 fighter jets built by Lockheed Martin Corporation from 2015 onwards and it will start with two orders initially. Bayar told reporters, "We will start F-35 orders either this year or the next. Right now, it is likely to be next year. We will initially order two. The delivery time will be, depending on the orders, probably in 2017 to 2018."