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South Korea to Receive First Two F-35A Stealth Fighters by the End of March
January 17, 2019
South Korea to Receive First Two F-35A Stealth Fighters by the End of March
The two aircraft are expected to be operationally deployed in April or May 2019.
South Korea to Receive First Two F-35A Stealth Fighters by the End of March
South Korea to Develop Air-Launched Indigenous Long-Range Bunker Buster Cruise Missile
July 12, 2018
South Korea to Develop Air-Launched Indigenous Long-Range Bunker Buster Cruise Missile
The new missile, to be modeled after the Taurus KEPD 350, is to be carried by the KF-X fighter aircraft currently under development.
South Korea to Develop Air-Launched Indigenous Long-Range Bunker Buster Cruise Missile
South Korea Signs Deal for 90 Bunker-Buster Cruise Missiles
March 14, 2018
South Korea Signs Deal for 90 Bunker-Buster Cruise Missiles
The new missiles are intended to enhance the ROK military's long-range, precision-strike capability.
South Korea Signs Deal for 90 Bunker-Buster Cruise Missiles
South Korea Upgrades KF-16 Fighter Jets With Enhanced Situational Awareness Capability
February 22, 2018
South Korea Upgrades KF-16 Fighter Jets With Enhanced Situational Awareness Capability
Republic of Korea Air Force K-16s will be upgraded with JHMCS II.
South Korea Upgrades KF-16 Fighter Jets With Enhanced Situational Awareness Capability
South Korea Moves Forward With Plans to Buy 20 More F-35 Stealth Fighter Jets
December 22, 2017
South Korea Moves Forward With Plans to Buy 20 More F-35 Stealth Fighter Jets
South Korea’s DAPA has purportedly initiated the procurement process for 20 more F-35As.
South Korea Moves Forward With Plans to Buy 20 More F-35 Stealth Fighter Jets
US, Japan, South Korea Conduct Nighttime Air Exercise
October 13, 2017
US, Japan, South Korea Conduct Nighttime Air Exercise
US strategic bombers for the first time carried out a nighttime training mission with Japanese, ROK fighter Jets near Sea of Japan.
US, Japan, South Korea Conduct Nighttime Air Exercise
US, Japan, South Korea Stage Show-of-Force Following North Korean Missile Overflight of Japan
September 19, 2017
US, Japan, South Korea Stage Show-of-Force Following North Korean Missile Overflight of Japan
The mission was described by U.S. Pacific Command as a "sequenced bilateral show of force."
US, Japan, South Korea Stage Show-of-Force Following North Korean Missile Overflight of Japan
US Dispatches 2 Heavy Strategic Bombers to Korean Peninsula
July 31, 2017
US Dispatches 2 Heavy Strategic Bombers to Korean Peninsula
After North Korea’s recent ICBM test, the U.S. dispatched 2 B-1B Lancers for joint drills with Japan and South Korea.
US Dispatches 2 Heavy Strategic Bombers to Korean Peninsula
South Korea: Upgraded F-16s Capable of Striking Key North Korean Targets
December 22, 2016
South Korea: Upgraded F-16s Capable of Striking Key North Korean Targets
A first batch of F-16 fighter jets has reportedly been upgraded with new weapons systems.
South Korea: Upgraded F-16s Capable of Striking Key North Korean Targets
South Korean Air Force Receives New Bunker Busting Cruise Missiles
October 17, 2016
South Korean Air Force Receives New Bunker Busting Cruise Missiles
South Korea's F-15K Slam Eagle fighters will have another card up their sleeve.
South Korean Air Force Receives New Bunker Busting Cruise Missiles
South Korea, United States Hold Largest Ever Joint Air Drill
April 11, 2014
South Korea, United States Hold Largest Ever Joint Air Drill
Plus, China's new Shenyang J-15 jet makes an appearance, and the U.S. Air Force's A-10 gets ready to retire.
South Korea, United States Hold Largest Ever Joint Air Drill
South Korea to Purchase F-35s
March 25, 2014
South Korea to Purchase F-35s
South Korea has officially selected the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter to replace its aging F-4 and F-5 fleet.
South Korea to Purchase F-35s
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