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Taiwan Air Force jets return to sky after Chinese missile launches

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan Air Force aircraft resumed routine training on the east coast on Friday (Aug. 5), one day after China launched ballistic missiles near Taiwan as part of a military ...

Brave Eagle jet trainers to drop concrete bombs off central Taiwan coast

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The new domestically made “Brave Eagle” Advanced Jet Trainers (AJT) will drop concrete bombs off the coast of Taichung City in the latest phase of pilot traini...

US, Taiwan deny rumor that new F-16s will be sent to Poland instead

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Both the U.S. Department of Defense and Taiwan's Ministry of National Defense (MND) have denied a rumor that the Biden administration intends to hand over F-16 fighter...

Southeast Taiwan Air Force base steps up air defense drills

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Chihang Air Force Base in Taitung County stepped up air defense drills ahead of the Lunar New Year holiday, reports said Wednesday (Jan. 19). The base near Taiwan&rsquo...

Taiwan requests US to expedite shipment of F-16s

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan is asking the U.S. to expedite the delivery of several squadrons of F-16s it ordered in 2019 amid unprecedented incursions by Chinese warplanes in recent weeks. ...

Scholar says early delivery of new F-16s will bolster Taiwan's air defense capabilities

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A military analyst has said that if the U.S. agrees to hand over the 66 F-16Vs Taiwan purchased in 2019 earlier than scheduled, they could be stationed in Taitung and be u...

Taiwan's new jet trainer conducts 'touch and go' drills in Kaohsiung

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s new advanced jet trainer, Brave Eagle, on Tuesday (July 20) performed maneuvers as part of its tactical evaluations before it is mass-produced. At 8:07 a...

Taiwan tests first two indigenous Brave Eagle jet trainers to replace F-5s

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The chairman of the Aerospace Industrial Development Corporation (AIDC, 漢翔航空工業) was a passenger on board one of two indigenous “Brave Eagle” Advanced Jet Train...