Boe-winning in South Korea: The 5 minute Debrief
1. Boeing, Boeing, Gone
With the F-35 and Eurofighter Typhoon ruled out of South Korea’s FX-III competition, Boeing’s F-15 has effectively won the contract to built 60 new fighters. South Korea’s Defence Acquisition Program Administration (DAPA) is expected to officially announce the winner later this month. With a budget of $7.43 billion, the FX-III is South Korea’s largest ever defence import programme. In other fighter aircraft news Russia’s Sukhoi-30 multiro...
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