Story | Jul 6, 2014 | 8:22 PM
F-35 fighter jet costs are soaring
The F-35 fighter jet, which is hundreds of billions of dollars over budget and nearly a decade behind schedule, is caught in a major spending battle in Congress.
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Flying over the California desert
F-35 fighter jets fly over Edwards Air Force Base in December. The F-35 has been delayed by glitches with its onboard computer systems, cracks in structural components and troubles with its electrical system.