An Lockheed Martin F-35 Lightning II makes the first vertical landing on a flight deck at sea aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Wasp (LHD1).
The F-35B is the Marine Corps Joint Strike Force variant of the Joint Strike Fighter and sesigned for short takeoff and vertical landing on Navy amphibious ships.
First vertical landing at sea for F-35B Perspective
The Harrier Jump Jet (the F35B will replace Marine AV-8B Harriers and F-18 Hornets) are nothing new, it's still amazing to watch the awesome power and control these aircraft display - check out the video of the first F-35B landing at sea in the video below.
Watch F 35B 1st Landing on USS WASP.