KF-21’s First Flight Ushers South Korea Into Advanced Fighter Club

the KF-21
On its first flight, the KF-21 carried four captive MBDA Meteor air-to-air missiles.
Credit: Republic of Korea Air Force
South Korea has entered the 4.5-generation fighter club with the first flight of its latest fighter project, the KF-21 Boramae, demonstrating the country’s ability to develop advanced technologies while simultaneously taking yet another step toward independent production and export of weapons. About...

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