The F-35 Lightning II is a comically expensive fighter jet with a host of problems but one thing you can’t deny: it can sure look badass. Like badass in the being able to see a glimpse of the future today badass. Like badass as in this flying killer machine totally looks like it’s from a sci-fi movie badass. Like badass, badass.

Here’s a sweet profile view of the US Air Force F-35 Lightning II at Nellis Air Force Base in Nevada. Few planes look better when on the ground (or grounded, heh).


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