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T-50
 
Latest update: February 2018

Company: KAI (Korea Aerospace Industries)
 
Abbr.: Order and inventory status information: Abbr.: Order and inventory status information:
       
Order. No. of aircraft ordered. WFU No. of aircraft Withdrawn From Use.
Opt. No. of aircraft options. Sold No. of aircraft sold to another country.
Opp. No. of possible aircraft sales. Oth. D. No. of aircraft bought from another country.
Del. No. of aircraft delivered. LS↓ No. of aircraft leased from another country.
On Or. No. of aircraft to be delivered. LS ↑ No. of aircraft leased to another country.
W/O No. of aircraft Written Off (crashed). Act. No. of aircraft operational.
       
Lease: When the no. of aircraft LS↓ and LS ↑ are equal the leased aircraft have been returned to the owner.
 
Order and production overview - aircraft totals
 
Country Order. Opt. Opp. Canc. Del. On Or. W/O WFU Sold Oth.D. LS↓ LS ↑ Act.
Indonesia 16       16 0 1           15
Iraq 24       6 18             6
Philippines 12       12 0             12
South Korea 66       66 0 2 2         62
Thailand 12   4   2 10             2
Total 130   4   102 28 3 2         97
 
Comment(s):

United States:

KAI together with Lockheed Martin have offered the T-50A to replace the Air Education and Training Command T-38C Talon in the T-X competition.
 
Order and production overview - aircraft detailed
 
Country Aircraft Order. Opt. Opp. Canc. Del. On Or. W/O WFU Sold Oth.D. LS↓ LS ↑ Act.
Indonesia T-50i 16       16 0 1           15
Iraq T-50IQ 24       6 18             6
Philippines FA-50PH 12       12 0             12
South Korea T-50 52       52 0 1 2         49
  T-50 T-X 1       1 0             1
  T-50/AJT 1       1 0             1
  T-50/LIFT 2       2 0             2
  T-50B 10       10 0 1           9
Thailand T-50TH 12   4   2 10             2
Total   130   4   102 28 3 2         97
 
Comment(s):

Thailand:

First two aircraft delivered end of January 2018.
 
Photo gallery
 
South Korean Air Force Black Eagles display team with their T-50 at RIAT 2012 RAF Fairford