Corfin Industries LLC Visits Lockheed Martin’s Fighter Demonstration Center
January 17, 2018 – Members of Corfin Industries LLC recently visited Lockheed Martin’s Fighter Demonstration Center (FDC) in Arlington, VA, where they were introduced to the F-35 and its capabilities. Donald Tyler, President & CEO and Peter Kielty, Manager Business Development, were given an opportunity to fly the flight simulator in various configurations and scenarios. Mr. Kielty is a former Marine Corps F/A-18 pilot with over 1,800 flight hours and 175 aircraft carrier landings. As the Marine Corps’ liaison to the Joint Strike Fighter (JSF) program, he contributed to the initial development of the F-35’s cockpit design and employment tactics. Mr. Tyler is an experienced private pilot who conducted his first shipboard landings during this visit flying the F-35C and F-35B configurations. Corfin is proud to contribute to assuring the reliability of many of the F-35’s weapons and subsystems, as well as other Lockheed Martin products.