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  • NWI - Naval Warfare

    South Korea takes FMS route for new MPAs

    26th June 2018

    South Korea has selected the Boeing P-8A Poseidon to meet its requirement for a new maritime patrol aircraft to augment its fleet of 16 P-3C ...

  • UV - Unmanned Vehicles

    South Korea confirmed to be flying MALE UAV platform

    20th March 2018

    A new image of a South Korean MALE UAV in flight has recently surfaced. Significantly, the light-coloured aircraft was adorned in Republic of Korea Air Force ...

  • LWI - Land Warfare

    Poland, Korea launch K9 tech transfer

    1st November 2017

    Polish company Huta Stalowa Wola (HSW) and Korean defence firm Hanwha Land Systems have formally begun the technology transfer process to enable production of K9 ...

  • DB - Digital Battlespace

    ADEX 2017: LIG Nex1 airs AESA radars

    25th October 2017

    LIG Nex1 exhibited two vehicle-mounted radar system prototypes at Seoul ADEX 2017, one named the Weapon Locating Radar (pictured on the right above) and the ...

  • LWI - Land Warfare

    ADEX 2017: Hanwha parades armoured solutions

    24th October 2017

    After absorbing Doosan DST and Samsung Techwin in recent times, Hanwha Defense Systems has emerged as South Korea’s largest defence conglomerate, and it displayed a ...

  • DH - Defence Helicopter

    ADEX 2017: Leonardo lauds AW159 and Seaspray

    24th October 2017

    Leonardo was praising the capabilities of its Seaspray 7000-series radar at Seoul ADEX 2017 as the Republic of Korea Navy (ROKN) prepares to release an ...

  • DB - Digital Battlespace

    ADEX 2017: ROK tactical network starts broadcasting

    23rd October 2017

    South Korea’s third-generation digital Tactical Information Communication Network (TICN) for the brigade-and-below level has now been fielded, with the Republic of Korea Army (ROKA) exhibiting ...

  • UV - Unmanned Vehicles

    ADEX 2017: Hanwha Techwin grows giant UGV

    23rd October 2017

    Hanwha Techwin, one of two South Korean companies bidding for a military contract for a future UGV, exhibited its large-size 6x6 entry at Seoul ADEX ...

  • LWI - Land Warfare

    ADEX 2017: Korea exhibits smart pistol

    23rd October 2017

    Busan-based S&T; Motiv unveiled a new 9mm ‘Smart Gun’ capable of identifying the shooter’s identity and which saves information regarding the angle of fire, direction and ...

  • DB - Digital Battlespace

    ADEX 2017: Saab offers Korea better radars

    23rd October 2017

    The Sweden-based company Saab outlined its defence radars, Giraffe and Arthur, for the South Korean and regional market at last week’s Seoul ADEX. The South Korean ...

  • UV - Unmanned Vehicles

    ADEX 2017: General Atomics signs MoU at Korea Airshow

    22nd October 2017

    General Atomics Aeronautical Systems (GA‑ASI), a manufacturer of remotely piloted aircraft systems (RPAS), and the Korean Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) signed an MoU ...

  • UV - Unmanned Vehicles

    ADEX 2017: KUS-10 awaits next flight opportunity

    20th October 2017

    The Aerospace Division of Korean Air (KAL-ASD) again showed its KUS-VH at Seoul ADEX, with the company recording progress in its quest to create an ...

  • UV - Unmanned Vehicles

    ADEX 2017: A Sea Sword to slay the enemy

    20th October 2017

    The Sea Sword is a USV being developed by LIG Nex1 in South Korea. A scale model of the second-generation type was exhibited at Seoul ...

  • UV - Unmanned Vehicles

    ADEX 2017: Uconsystem and Firstec expand ranges

    19th October 2017

    Uconsystem, a South Korean manufacturer of UAVs, demonstrated a strong move into the commercial market at Seoul ADEX 2017 as it builds upon military sales ...

  • LWI - Land Warfare

    ADEX 2017: Korea engineers new vehicle

    19th October 2017

    Hyundai Rotem displayed a scale model of its Korean Combat Engineering Vehicle (KCEV) at the Seoul ADEX 2017 exhibition from 17-22 October, plus the company ...

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  • Land: air defence radar

    Weapon Locating Radar

    LIG Nex1 exhibited two new vehicle-mounted radar system prototypes- the Weapon Locating Radar, alongside the Short-Range Air Defence Radar, at Seoul ADEX 2017. According to ...

  • Self-propelled guns, Self-propelled missile systems

    Hybrid Biho

    Unveiled at ADEX 2017, Hybrid Biho is a short-range self-propelled air defence system developed by Hanwha to meet the requirements of the Korean Army.  It ...

  • Commercial UAS - rotary-wing, Military UAS - rotary-wing

    KUS-VT tiltrotor

    The KUS-VT is a tiltrotor UAV which first flew in October 2013 and was exhibited at ADEX 2013. The aircraft is designed to have a ...

  • Civil helicopters - medium

    Light Civil Helicopter

    The South Korean government selected Korea Aerospace Industries (KAI) in July 2014 to develop the 4.5t Light Civil Helicopter (LCH) and the related Light Armed ...

  • Military helicopters - multirole

    KUH-1 Surion

    The KUH-1 Surion is South Korea's first locally developed utility helicopter. It is intended to replace the Republic of Korea Army's (ROKA) ageing fleet of ...

  • Military UAS - fixed-wing

    Orbiter 4

    Adding to the long line of Orbiter series aircraft is the Orbiter 4 small, tactical UAS/naval shipborne UAS, which is an advanced, multi-mission platform with ...

  • Trucks and utility vehicles - 6x6

    5-Ton Cargo Truck

    Kia unveiled a new 5t cargo truck developed to meet the needs of the Republic of Korea Army and export customers at ADEX 2013. The ...

  • Land: air defence radar


    OKB TSP gave its first public display of the RLS-50 3D air surveillance mobile radar at ADEX 2016, at Baku, in September 2016. Its beam ...

  • Military UAS - fixed-wing


    Development of the Korean Air Aerospace Division KUS-FT fixed-wing UAV began in 2010 and was completed in November 2014. It entered service with the Republic ...

  • Air: NVGs

    AN/AVS-6 and AN/AVS-9 (M949)

    The AN/AVS-6 and AN/AVS-9 (M949), with Gen 3 night vision, provide situational awareness with 25mm eyepieces and binocular viewing with depth perception to improve the ...

  • Tanks

    K21-105 Light Tank

    At IDEX 2013, Doosan and CMI Defence presented the K21-105 Light Tank concept which integrates the Cockerill 105mm-armed  XC-8 turret on the Doosan K21 IFV ...

  • Military UAS - rotary-wing


    The Korean Air KUS-VH is a large rotary-wing UAV based on the MD 500. The first flight of the platform took place in early 2017. ...

  • Commercial - UUVs, Military - UUVs

    ThunderFish Alpha

    The ThunderFish Alpha (formerly DeDAvE) is an AUV designed for deep sea military, commercial and scientific applications. In March 2017, Kraken announced a licensing agreement ...

  • Individual grenade launchers

    XM25 CDTE

    In March 2011, the US Army awarded ATK, teamed with Heckler & Koch, an initial engineering and manufacturing development contract for the 25mm XM25 Counter ...

  • Land: coastal surveillance radars, Sea: surveillance system radar


    The Integrated Underwater Harbour Defence and Surveillance System (IUHDSS) comprises surveillance, observation, surface and underwater sensing arrays that can detect, locate and track various threats ...