Defense Procurement Agency of South Korea DAPA signed a contract with Korea Aerospace Industries (KAI) for
What is known
We are talking about the first batch of 10 helicopters.The contract amount is about $235,000,000. In addition to helicopters, the contract also includes logistics, initial pilot training and maintenance. The terms of the contract are 36 months. The first deliveries will begin in 2024.
For those who are not in the know
LAH (Light Armed Helicopter) is a compacta twin-rotor combat helicopter made by Korea Aerospace Industries (KAI) in collaboration with the European aircraft manufacturer Airbus Helicopters. The development of the helicopter began in 2015. In 2019, he made his first flight.