First South Korean F-35A Rolled Out; Delivery This Year

BEIJING, SEOUL—Lockheed Martin expects to deliver six F-35As to South Korea this year, among 40 aircraft of the type that the country has ordered. The first, rolled out on March 28, will be sent to Luke Air Force Base, the facility in Arizona that handles the bulk of initial F-35 training. Republic...
Bradley Perrett

Bradley Perrett covered China, Japan, South Korea and Australia. He is a Mandarin-speaking Australian.

Kim Minseok

Kim Minseok covers South Korean defense. He has worked as a journalist for South Korean military magazines Military Review and Defense Times. Mr Kim is also a research fellow at the Korea Defense and Security Forum, a think tank.

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