Chung-in Moon, a political science professor at South Korea’s Yonsei University, described the state of the Korean aerospace industry and what the purchase means in an email interview.

Global Insider: South Korean Aerospace Industry Developing Its Niche

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On Jan. 30, the Philippine government announced plans to buy 12 South Korean fighter jets -- its first new fighter jet purchase since retiring the last of its U.S.-designed F-5 fleet in 2005. Chung-in Moon, a political science professor at South Korea’s Yonsei University, described the state of the Korean aerospace industry and what the purchase means in an email interview.

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