ROKAF’s first 2 F-35A fighters arriving March in Korea

Security & Defense

The Republic of Korea Air Force (ROKAF)’s first two F-35A stealth fighters are expected to arrive in South Korea in March.

“Two F-35As out of 10, which the Air Force will receive this year, will arrive in South Korea by the end of March. They will be deployed by around April or May,” a military source said as quoted by The Korea Times.

A total of ten F-35As are expected to arrive in South Korea this year.

South Korea ordered 40 units of F-35As with a total amount of 7.3 trillion won.