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F-16 Block 70 Greenville Lockheed Martin March 2023
Gavin Jackson
SCETV/SC Public Radio
The first F-16 Block 70 fighter jet produced at the Greenville Lockheed Martin plant was unveiled on March 10, 2023 before dignitaries including military and government officials from the Kingdom of Bahrain which took delivery of the aircraft as part of an order of 16.

On this episode of the South Carolina Lede for March 14, 2023: comments from Sen. Tim Scott (R-SC) about the collapse of the Silicon Valley Bank; a preview of state legislature action this week, including more details of what's in the SC House's $14 billion state budget; Bahrain receives the first F-16 fighter jet produced in South Carolina; and more.

Join us for the first live Lede taping of 2023 at Kite Hill Brewing Co. in Clemson, SC on April 13. More details are available here.

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Gavin Jackson graduated with a visual journalism degree from Kent State University in 2008 and has been in the news industry ever since. He has worked at newspapers in Ohio, Louisiana and most recently in South Carolina at the Florence Morning News and Charleston Post and Courier.