South Korea

South Korea

airport security - photo illus. airport by Pixabay

Cargo security checks in airports for the detection of explosives and other illegal substances are usually based on X-ray technology. While these scanners are...
Photo illust. US Missile Defense Agency Flickr

Amid growing concerns over North Korea's evolving missile threats, South Korea plans to test-fire a long-range surface-to-air missile (L-SAM) under development. The state-run Agency for...

The flight range of multi-copter drones is limited due to their relatively short battery life. Hydrogen fuel cell drones feature an extended flight time...

Aircraft inspection by drones has transformed maintenance norms and is being introduced by airlines around the world. Whereas maintenance specialists previously had to perform...

Metaverse, the next internet revolution, represents a shift in how we interact with technology. The technologies that make up the metaverse can include virtual...

South Korea is developing stealth technology for unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV). Its Agency for Defense Development (ADD) revealed that key technologies for minimizing a...
intrusion detection

South Korea plans to deploy two new surveillance systems later this year to enhance border security amid heightened tensions with neighboring North Korea. The...
laser detection

South Korea has been improving its laser weapons capabilities as a defensive measure against space-based nuclear or intercontinental ballistic missiles and nuclear weapons. The country’s...

South Korea is planning to develop an indigenous attack helicopter to meet a Republic of Korea Marine Corps (RoKMC) requirement for 20–24 such rotorcraft....

Korea Aerospace Industries (KAI) and Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) have signed a Memorandum of Understandings (MOU) for collaboration in which the companies will offer...

Israel Aerospace Industries' (IAI) Aviation Group won three avionic upgrade contracts worth approximately $50 million in South Korea, in 2020. The win includes three...

New research inspired by the intriguing cloaking properties of squid, octopus, etc. promises to help troops cloak their heat signatures.  Recent advances in metamaterials and...

Korea Aerospace Industries (KAI) has completed deliveries of the eight KUH-1M Surion utility helicopters configured for medical evacuation (medevac) missions that were ordered by...

5G networks are touted as promising an exponential leap in the amount and speed of wireless data, enabling advances in self-driving vehicles, virtual reality,...

North Korea may embark on more aggressive jamming-related activities toward South Korea than in the past. North Korea has been developing a new GPS...

A new legislation is expected to turn South Korea into an independent state in military technologies and to help the country prepare for "rapidly...

Due to the lack of a domestic radar detection technology, South Korea has been using many radar systems from abroad such as drone detection...
photo illustration perimeter security

South Korea has been upgrading perimeter security at sensitive sites from legacy camera-based systems and traditional ways of preventing intrusion. A LiDAR-based security solution...
military simulation

South Korea's 5G network went live earlier this month. KT Corp., the nation's second largest wireless operator, claims to have launched the “world's first...
military uav market

Military Drone/Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) market was estimated to be over USD 5 billion in 2016, and will have a market value of more...

There are a number of UAV developments under way in Asia in an effort for nations in the region to be able to operate...
south korea

South Korea will develop an indigenous multirole vertical take-off and landing (VTOL) unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV), the Night Intruder 600 VT, to meet a...