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Crashed F-35A fighter jet located, US general says

Wreckage risked exposing military secrets if retrieved by China or Russia

The F-35 aircraft, developed by American defense contractor Lockheed Martin, is designed to be undetectable by radar and destroy missiles.   © Reuters

NEW YORK -- A U.S. Air Force commander told reporters here Monday that the F-35A stealth fighter that crashed off the coast of Japan had been located, and that recovery efforts were underway. 

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