Information related to aviation in and around the DPRK
Air Koryo Tu-204 passenger jet was set to arrive Friday morning, likely on mission to transport DPRK nationals home
Air Koryo plane lands in Beijing on Tuesday morning, amid reports that overseas North Koreans will return home
Air Koryo and Vladivostok airport confirm flights to Pyongyang will take place on Aug. 25 and 28, first since 2020
Russian airport confirms Air Koryo flights are in its system, but cautions this doesn’t mean they will actually takeoff
Clones of US Global Hawk and Reaper appeared out of the blue, even though DPRK has neglected air power for decades
Flight-tracking data and satellite imagery suggest Moscow dispatched team to Pyongyang in follow-up to last week’s trip
Rare flights for Russian and Chinese delegations to military parade suggest North Korea has shed COVID fears
New capabilities could spy on military bases and even assassinate targets, though much about weapons remains unknown
Capabilities resemble Reaper and Global Hawk UAVs, though expert says unclear whether they’re based on stolen designs
The NK News team discusses possible outcomes of apparent defection and when DPRK shot down a US spy plane in 1969
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