Vol. 2, No. 5 - May 2011

Articles in this issue include,

"The Tae-sung Machine Factory," by Joseph S. Bermudez Jr.

The Tae-sung Machine Factory (a.k.a., Chamjin Missile Factory) is North Korea's primary manufacturer of ballistic missiles, conducting final assembly of components and sub-systems it has produced or from those supplied to it from other facilities and sources. While the primary responsibility for the development of the Taepodong and Unha systems lies with the No. 7 Factory of the Second Academy of Natural Sciences (SANS), the Tae-sung Machine Factory has been associated with the production phase of these systems. Includes satellite imagery from DigitalGlobe's Analysis Center.

Addendum: Hydrometeorological Service

Addendum: KPAF in 1953

Correction: MiG-29 in KPAF Service

Publications of Interest

Addendum: Ri Chun Hui

Editor’s Note and Endnotes


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