The latest aerial refuelling receptacle design leveraged PTI's existing Boeing F-15 product, but had to accommodate all new installation interfaces and operational loads for the KF-X aircraft.
|28/04/2021||Press Release:||South Korean KF-21 aircraft with Martin-Baker MK18 seat unveiled at KAI showcase|
South Korea reckons to have become the eighth nation worldwide to produce its own supersonic jet aircraft. KAI is aiming to source 65% of the list price of the first mass production unit domestically, across 85 items.
The KF-X's mission computer and flight control computer are scheduled to be mounted on the prototype after performance tests this year, in time to perform ground tests. First flight is slated for 2022.
|10/08/2020||Press Release:||Hanwha Systems - AESA radar prototype release ceremony|