The first Airbus A330 Multi Role Tanker Transport
(MRTT) aircraft for the Republic of Korea Air Force (ROKAF) has
landed in Gimhae Air Base in Busan, South Korea for its acceptance
The aircraft, which was piloted by a joint Airbus
and ROKAF crew, arrived in South Korea after a ferry flight from
the Airbus Final Assembly Line in Getafe, Spain, with a stop in
It will now undergo ground and flight
tests in Gimhae.
The ROKAF will be supported by a team from
Airbus, which will be based in South Korea for the duration of the
tests until the aircraft is officially handed over to the ROKAF.