January 26, 2020

The An-2: N. Korea’s surprisingly capable Soviet-era biplane
Old aircraft design highly effective, important N. Korean threat capability
There has been much reporting on the poor state of the North Korean air force, particularly in terms of the condition of its aircraft fleet. This is mostly attributed to the age of their aircraft, maintenance issues, and the very limited amount of training the airmen receive. These issues have especially been highlighted in the wake of recent crashes of North Korean fighter jets.It is mostly