BEIJING — Northrop Grumman RQ-4 Block 30 Global Hawks will enter South Korean service beginning in 2018, following the acquisition agency’s approval of the purchase. The Defense Acquisition Program Administration (DAPA) says it will sign a letter of acceptance with the U.S. government this month and then begin formal negotiations for four of the unmanned surveillance aircraft. Since the aircraft are available only under the terms of the U.S. Foreign Military Sales process, meaning ...

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