Jon Beesley, shown at Lockheed Martin in Fort Worth on Dec. 7. The first F-35 test pilot, Beesley is retired and now lives in Idaho.
Jon Beesley, shown at Lockheed Martin in Fort Worth on Dec. 7. The first F-35 test pilot, Beesley is retired and now lives in Idaho. Khampha Bouaphanh kbouaphanh@star-telegram.com
Jon Beesley, shown at Lockheed Martin in Fort Worth on Dec. 7. The first F-35 test pilot, Beesley is retired and now lives in Idaho. Khampha Bouaphanh kbouaphanh@star-telegram.com

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