KAI says LM wants price cuts; talks with Argentina, Botswana at an “advanced stage”

At a press briefing on Nov. 10, KAI President and CEO Kim Jo-won told reporters that talks with Argentina and Botswana over the T-50 are at an “advanced stage” and “good results” are expected later this year or early next year.

2014.10.8 공군 FA-50 Republic of Korea Air Force (15361855617)
By 대한민국 국군 Republic of Korea Armed Forces (2014.10.8 공군 FA-50 Republic of Korea Air Force) [CC BY-SA 2.0], via Wikimedia Commons

Kim also disclosed that Lockheed Martin has requested to slash the price of the T-50A so that it can outbid Boeing in the U.S. Air Force’s T-X competition.

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