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US Fighters Arrived for Joint Exercise-Chosun Ilbo: Daily News from South Korea

Six F-35A stealth fighters from the US Air Force arrived in South Korea on Tuesday and participated in a 10-day joint training with the South Korean Air Force. The United States is stepping up its warning to North Korea while the rebels are preparing for another nuclear test.

According to the Ministry of Defense, the plane flew from Eielson Air Force Base in Alaska to Gunsan Air Force Base in Jeollabuk-do. Defensive posture. “

A US F-35A stealth fighter will land at Gunsan Air Force Base in Jeollabuk-do on Tuesday. / Yonhap News

The F-35A can fly 2,200 km with a full tank at a top speed of Mach 1.8 and can carry up to 8 tonnes of missiles and precision-guided munitions. North Korea does not have the ability to detect and intercept stealth aircraft.

The United States has sent the F-35A to the Korean Peninsula for the first time since the December 2017 Alert Ace joint aerial exercise.

They will participate in the Korean F-35A and F-15K.

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