Republic of Korea Air Force

South Korea unveils three new variants for KF-21 Boramae fighter

South Korea unveils three new variants for KF-21 Boramae fighter

Three new variants for KF-21 Boramae fighter As noted by Alert 5 website, Bizhankook reports that Republic of Korea Air… Read More

1 month ago

KF-21 program at risk as South Korea’s DAPA reconsiders cooperation with Indonesia

KF-21 program: reconsidering cooperation with Indonesia Seok Jong-gun, the chief of the Defense Acquisition Program Administration (DAPA) said that if… Read More

1 month ago

[Video] ROKAF last F-4 Phantom IIs conduct farewell flight over South Korea

ROKAF last F-4 fighter jets farewell flight Ahead of the official retirement (that will take place on Jun. 7) of… Read More

2 months ago

South Korean F-4 Phantom IIs conduct final live-fire training of AGM-142 Popeye before retirement

South Korean F-4 Phantom IIs conduct final live-fire training Ahead of the official retirement of the iconic F-4 Phantom II,… Read More

3 months ago

South Korea’s KF-21 Boramae fighter project imperiled by Indonesia’s delayed payment

Putting the partnership in jeopardy Indonesia has yet again failed to notify the South Korean government of its financial plan… Read More

9 months ago

BUFF to land in South Korea for first time amid Seoul ADEX 23, the airshow that celebrates 70 years of US – Republic of Korea alliance

A B-52H Stratofortress (dubbed BUFF, Big Ugly Fat F****r by her aircrews) is slated to land on the Korean Peninsula… Read More

9 months ago

The F-15SE Silent Eagle could have an RCS less than one-fifth of the original F-15 Eagle but it was never built. Here’s why.

The F-15EX Eagle II The F-15EX Eagle II, the most advanced version to date of the iconic F-15 fighter, will… Read More

12 months ago

First flight for two-seater Boramae: the tandem KF-21 will be developed into electronic warfare aircraft

The dual-seat KF-21 will serve not only to train pilots to fly the Boramae: in fact, it will be developed… Read More

1 year ago

South Korea scrambles 80 fighter jets, including F-35A Lightning II stealth aircraft, after detecting 180 North Korean warplanes near border, military says

ROKAF scrambled 80 aircraft, including an unspecified number F-35A Lightning II stealth fighters. South Korea's military said Republic of Korea… Read More

2 years ago

Republic of Korea Air Force F-35A Stealth Fighters grounded 172 times over 18 months, unable to carry out certain missions 62 times, Lawmaker says

Republic of Korea Air Force F-35A Lightning II stealth fighters were rated as operationally unready on 234 occasions over an… Read More

2 years ago

KAI displays model of KF-21N, Boramae Variant Operating From Aircraft Carrier

KAI stressed that the KF-21N is just a concept to demonstrate the possibility of developing a naval version of the… Read More

2 years ago

[Video] First flight of KF-21 Boramae, South Korea’s first indigenous fighter jet

The KF-21 Boramae's maiden flight lasted 30~40 minutes. Taken on Jul. 19, 2022 the video in this post features KF-21… Read More

2 years ago

Video features KF-21 Boramae jet fighter undergoing ground testing

The video in this post features a higher quality footage of KF-21 Boramae prototype undergoing ground test. Posted on YouTube… Read More

2 years ago

Interesting photos show KF-21 Boramae 4.5 generation fighter prototypes undergoing ground tests before next month’s maiden flight

KF-21 Boramae 4.5 generation fighter prototypes are currently undergoing various ground tests at KAI facility in Sacheon prior to next… Read More

2 years ago

As the KF-21 Boramae awaits its maiden flight, its AESA Radar Performs well during airborne testings

2022 will be the most crucial year for KF-21 Boramae (Hawk) as it is scheduled to conduct its first flight.… Read More

3 years ago

Air exercise between South Korea and US kicked off secretly on Nov. 1 to back ongoing diplomacy to resume dialogue with North Korea

100 air assets each, including Republic of Korea Air Force F-15K and KF-16 fighter jets, and US Air Force F-16… Read More

3 years ago

South Korea rolls out KAI KF-21 Boramae 4.5 gen fighter

South Korea’s Defense Acquisition Program Administration claims the KF-21 is a 4.5-generation fighter jet because it lacks an internal weapons… Read More

3 years ago