The hot topic in military aviation is the F-35 and how it compares to other jets like the F-16, F-22, A-10 and more. Can the F-35 beat an F-16 in a dogfight? Can it perform close air support missions like an A-10? Will a single engine jet work for the Navy flying off aircraft carriers at sea?

Listen below as a current F-35 pilot gives you his perspective on the Lockheed Martin F-35 Lightning II compared to other jets in the US inventory.