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

Despite problems, F-35’s first test pilot still believes in the stealth fighter

December 09, 2016 11:43 AM