Why North Korea Is so Scared of South Korea's Mighty Air Force
The National Interest -

Kyle Mizokami

Security, Asia

Kim Jong-un hates this.

Key point: Seoul has more powerful conventional forces than North Korea and Pyongyang knows it. A huge part of this disparity is South Korea's modern air force.

The Republic of Korea Air Force (ROKAF) is the most powerful air force on the Korean Peninsula, with a capability far greater than its northern rival, providing air cover and support to ground forces defending south of the thirty-eighth parallel. Recently, the air force has taken on...

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