South Korea to receive the first F-35 in March
- January 14, 2019
South Korea will receive the first two of the 40 F-35s, ordered to the US, in March.
According to Yonhap, “Two F-35A will come to South Korea by the end of March. In April or May, they will be deployed to bases.
South Korea, which ordered 40 F-35s in 2014, is expected to receive 10 aircrafts in this year. The remaining planes are scheduled to be in S.Korea before the end of 2021.