Two Lockheed F-35As arrived at Lajes in the Azores on November 06, 2017 on their delivery flight to the Israeli Air Force. The aircraft were:-
Tanker support was provided by US Air Force KC-10A 86-0032 "Blue21".
Both F-35s departed on November 08 alongside 86-0032.
The F-35A is known as the F-35I Adir in Israeli service and these two aircraft will be the eighth and ninth F-35s to be delivered.