U.S. approves sale of six Boeing patrol aircraft to South Korea

FILE PHOTO: A U.S. Navy Boeing P-8A Poseidon maritime patrol aircraft takes part in the Malta International Airshow at SmartCity Malta outside Kalkara, Malta, September 23, 2017. REUTERS/Darrin Zammit Lupi/File Photo

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. State Department on Thursday said it supported the sale of six Boeing Co P-8A Poseidon patrol aircraft to South Korea for an estimated $2.10 billion and had notified Congress of its decision. South Korea‚Äôs military said in June it had picked Boeing to supply the country with maritime patrol aircraft. […]

Continue reading this article with a Fiji Times online membership.

More Stories