02 November 2015
KAI T-50TH at the Defense and Security 2015 exhibition at Bangkok (all photos : TAF)
KAI release more data of Royal Thai Air Force T-50TH lead-in fighter trainer replacing L-39ZA/ART that it will feature fire control radar and weapon system.
It is not yet clear that the radar is EL/M-2032, but there will be an RWR system installed, hinting about the BVR capability of the aircraft.
T-50TH also have the MIL-STD-1760 Weapon Interfac data bus and capable of conducting the pecision strike mission using smart bomb. The countermeasures dispenser system and Link-16 is still provisional.
KAI said that they are on talk for the second phase of T-50TH sale.