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Air Force Fighter Jets to Perform Aerial Demonstrations to Mark 70th Anniversary

Air Force Fighter Jets to Perform Aerial Demonstrations to Mark 70th Anniversary

SEOUL, Oct. 18 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korean fighter jets will perform aerial demonstrations together with American fighters this week during a ceremony to mark the 70th anniversary of the Air Force, officials said Friday. The ceremony will take place on Saturday at Seoul Airport in Seongnam, south of Seoul, where the Seoul International Aerospace [...]

S. Korea to Develop Unmanned Snow Removal System for Runways

S. Korea to Develop Unmanned Snow Removal System for Runways

SEOUL, Sept. 11 (Korea Bizwire) – A South Korean research team will embark on a project to develop a system that can clear the snow from airport runways without requiring human labor. The Korea Institute of Machinery & Materials announced on Tuesday that it will begin research on developing an unmanned snow removal system for [...]

Upgraded F-16 Fighter Jets Boast New Weaponry

Upgraded F-16 Fighter Jets Boast New Weaponry

SEOUL, Dec. 19 (Korea Bizwire) – The Republic of Korea Air Force announced Monday that it had completed upgrading its F-16 fighter jets, equipping them with AIM-120 mid-range air-to-air missiles and GBU-31JDAM (Joint Direct Attack Munition) air-to-ground guided bombs, which will enable them to strike key underground facilities in North Korea and shoot down combat [...]