The Turkish government has announced their intention to procure their first two F-35A Lightning II fighters, which are powered by Pratt & Whitney's fifth generation F135 engines. We are pleased that the Turkish government has expressed their commitment to the F-35 program. Pratt & Whitney has a long-standing relationship with Turkey, and we look forward to continuing our relationship for decades to come.
Source: Pratt & Whitney, A United Technologies Company (NYSE:UTX)
Date: May 6, 2014