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KF-21 Boramae achieves aerial refuelling milestone

South Korea's indigenous KF-21 Boramae multirole combat aircraft performed its first aerial refuelling trial on 19 March, the Defense Acquisition Program Administration (DAPA) announced. According...

South Korea accelerates maritime VTOL UAV development

South Korea’s Defense Acquisition Program Administration (DAPA) announced on 29 January that it will commence development of a vertical take-off and landing (VTOL) rotary...
F-35

South Korea commits to additional F-35As

South Korea signalled its intent to expand its fleet of Lockheed Martin F-35A Lightning II Joint Strike Fighters after the country signed a letter...
LIG Nex1 LAMD system

South Korea increases pace on missile shield development

South Korea's Defense Acquisition Program Administration (DAPA) announced in early January that it is accelerating development of the Low-Altitude Missile Defence (LAMD) system –...
K808 ‘Baekho’ 8x8 wheel armoured vehicle .

South Korea fields new Command Post Vehicles

The Republic of Korea Army (RoKA) has deployed a new 8x8 Command Post Vehicle (CPV) for the first time, the Korean Defense Acquisition Program...
K2 Black Panther

South Korea greenlights fourth K2 MBT tranche

The South Korean government has approved the production of a fourth batch of Hyundai Rotem K2 main battle tanks (MBTs) for the Republic of...
KAI's KF-21

South Korea accelerates KF-21 development programme

South Korea’s Defense Acquisition Program Administration (DAPA) said on 16 May that Korea Aerospace Industries (KAI)’s KF-21 Boramae fighter aircraft development programme has passed...
KF-21

KAI KF-21 programme scores new development milestones

Korean Aerospace Industries (KAI) has made steady progress on its KF-21 Boramae multirole combat aircraft development, with the latest successes including weapons release and...

South Korea greenlights CH-47F helicopter acquisition

The Defense Acquisition Program Administration (DAPA), which serves as the procurement arm of the South Korean Ministry of National Defense (MND), has endorsed a...
KAI MC-X multirole cargo transport concept model

UAE partners with South Korea for transport aircraft development

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with South Korea for strategic defence industrial cooperation as well as joint...

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