October 01, 2019 08:39
Korea showcased its F-35A stealth fighters to the public for the first time at Tuesday morning's 71st Armed Forces Day ceremony in the southeastern city of Daegu.
The fifth-generation jet, which were introduced in a ceremonial flyby, will be deployed warfare-ready within this year. Korea so far has received eight of them from the U.S. and more are expected to arrive.
Other military assets such as F-15K jets and Apache helicopters also made an appearance at the event.
- Copyright © Chosunilbo & Chosun.com