Photo of the Day: Taiwan Air Force marks 100 year anniversary

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) Legislator Wang Ting-yu (王定宇) posted a photo on Sunday (Nov. 29) to mark the 100th anniversary of the founding of Taiwan's Air Force...

Two Chinese warplanes intrude into Taiwan’s ADIZ

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Two Chinese Y-8 aircraft intruded into the southwest sector of Taiwan’s Air Defense Identification Zone (ADIZ) Saturday (Nov. 28), according to the Ministry of Natio...

Chinese anti-submarine plane intrudes into Taiwan’s ADIZ

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Chinese Y-8 anti-submarine aircraft intruded into the southwest sector of Taiwan’s air defense identification zone (ADIZ), the Air Force said Wednesday (Nov. 25). ...

Three Chinese military planes violate Taiwan ADIZ

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Three Chinese military aircraft entered Taiwan’s air defense identification zone (ADIZ) on Thursday afternoon (Nov. 5), marking the 35th such disturbance into the zo...

Chinese electronic warfare plane intrudes into Taiwan's ADIZ

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Chinese military aircraft entered Taiwan’s air defense identification zone (ADIZ) on Wednesday morning (Nov. 5), marking the 34th time People’s Liberation Ar...

Taiwan to create site listing 117,000 air raid shelters in case of Chinese attack

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As Chinese warplanes intrude into Taiwan's air defense identification zone (ADIZ) with increasing frequency, the government has pledged to post online the locations of...

Chinese anti-submarine aircraft violates Taiwan’s ADIZ

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Chinese military aircraft entered Taiwan’s air defense identification zone (ADIZ) on Tuesday morning (Nov. 4), marking the 33rd time People’s Liberation Army...

Taiwan president holds national security meeting ahead of US election

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) chaired a national security meeting Saturday (Oct. 31) morning ahead of next week’s presidential elections in the United States. Afte...

Three Chinese warplanes violate Taiwan’s ADIZ

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Three Chinese Y-8 warplanes entered Taiwan’s Air Defense Identification Zone (ADIZ) on Friday (Oct. 30), according to the Ministry of National Defense. It was the...

China says 'fighter jets of the PLA must fly over the island of Taiwan'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — China's top propaganda platform on Monday declared that People's Liberation Army (PLA) warplanes "must fly over Taiwan" and if Taiwanese fighter jets fir...

Taiwan says new arms purchases to boost credible defense

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Taiwan said Tuesday that recent proposed of U.S. sales of missiles and other arms systems will boost the island’s ability to credibly defend itself, amid rising threats from Chin...

Global Times claims intruding Chinese planes in search of US nuclear submarines

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Beijing's state-run mouthpiece the Global Times claimed Monday (Oct. 26) that the People's Liberation Army (PLA) incursions into Taiwan's air defense identific...

Two Chinese military planes intrude into Taiwan’s ADIZ

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Two Chinese military planes crossed into Taiwan’s air defense identification zone (ADIZ) on Monday (Oct. 26), marking the 24th such disturbance since Sept. 16. Ac...

China threatens to send warplanes over Taiwan if USAF flies over country

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — In response to recent reports that U.S. Air Force (USAF) spy planes have been flying directly over Taiwan, China is threatening to send its own warplanes to "defend s...

Chinese military plane crosses into Taiwan’s ADIZ

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Chinese Y-8 anti-submarine aircraft entered the southwest corner of Taiwan’s air defense identification zone (ADIZ) on Sunday afternoon (Oct. 25), marking the 23rd...