Junk Force: North Korea's Air Force Is All Hot Air and Scraps
The National Interest -

Mark Episkopos

North Korean Air Force, Asia

It's the one area where North Korea’s military weaknesses are not at all exaggerated.

Here's What You Need to Remember: Perhaps the most striking feature of the KPAAF is its immense size; North Korea’s air force totals around 1,650 units, over 800 of which are combat aircraft. But the KPAAF’s proportions belie rampant qualitative shortcomings. Almost the entire KPAAF roster is composed of 1960’s fighters in various states of technical...

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