Turkey-U.S. continue coordination for delivery of F-35: Turkish military sources

FILE PHOTO: A Lockheed Martin F-35 aircraft is seen at the ILA Air Show in Berlin, Germany, April 25, 2018. REUTERS/Axel Schmidt/File Photo

ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Coordination between Ankara and Washington over delivery of F-35 fighter jets continues as well as training of Turkish pilots in the United States, Turkish military sources said on Thursday. Turkey has not halted preparations at the Malatya airbase where the F-35 jets will be stationed, the sources said, adding that Turkey has fulfilled all of its obligations under program. (Reporting by Tulay Karadeniz; Writing by Ezgi Erkoyun; Editing by Dominic Evans)