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F-35B Joint StrikeFighter jets arrive in Beaufort

BEAUFORT, SC (WTOC) -

The first of the nation's new F-35B Joint Strike Fighter Jets have arrived at the Beaufort Marine Corps Air Station.

The first 15 jets arrived on Thursday.

Training in Beaufort is to begin in October. Squadron members began arriving in Beaufort earlier this month.

The F-35B Joint Strike Fighter is the next generation of aircraft for the Air Force, Navy and Marine Corps.

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