Air Warfare

PREMIUM: Seoul orders TA-50s, eyes new Chinooks and AEW aircraft

3rd July 2020 - 00:30 GMT | by Gordon Arthur in Christchurch


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In South Korea the Defense Acquisition Program Administration (DAPA) has concluded a KRW688.3 billion ($619.5 million) deal for 20 TA-50 Block 2 jets from Korea Aerospace Industries (KAI).

The twin-seat TA-50 is a lead-in fighter trainer that doubles as a light attack aircraft. The new aircraft will be ...

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