Project Experience Summary – Lightning II

Project – Lightning II Airworthiness Configuration Management.

Customer – MoD Defence Equipment and Support Lightning Project Team..

Equipment Type – Fixed Wing VTOL Aircraft.

This 5th Generation STOVL Multi-Role supersonic stealth aircraft will provide the UK with a hugely capable and flexible weapons and sensor platform for decades to come. Designed to operate from established land bases, austere strips and the new Queen Elizabeth Class aircraft carriers, the Lightning II will join the Typhoon FGR4 in providing the Combat Air component of UK defence from 2018.

Support Delivered – Support to the Airworthiness Team.

Contracted Products and Services:
• AJS Support was tasked in support of the Project Safety and Configuration Management team, with scoping, reviewing and recommending an approach to system coherency on implementation of a new configuration and safety management tool set..