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Over 20 Chinese fighter jets menaced Taiwan Strait's median line Monday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Since Chinese fighter jets were reported to have crossed the median line of the Taiwan Strait on Monday (Aug. 10), news has surfaced that some of the over 20 warplanes wer...

US approves $500 million in support for Taiwan's F-16s

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The U.S. State Department has approved the potential sale for the continuation of a pilot training program and maintenance and logistics support for F-16 aircraft currently sta...

Taiwan could receive new F-16V jets as soon as 2020

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwan could begin to receive its first batch of 66 new F16V fighter jets from the U.S. as soon as the end of 2020. Taiwan has made new progress in the purchase of 66 F16V j...

US Congress approves US$330 million arms sale to Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A US$330 million arms package for Taiwan gained U.S. congressional approval by passing a 30-day review process without meeting any opposition by midnight on Wednesday (Oct. 24)...

Test flights of refitted F-16 Fighting Falcons conducted in central Taiwan: report

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—According to a Liberty Times report, test flights of refitted F-16 Fighting Falcons were recently conducted at Ching-Chuan-Kang Air Base in Taichung on Aug. 23 and Aug. 26, ...

The Latest: Capitals await Stanley Cup parade, day at Mall

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the Washington Capitals' Stanley Cup parade (all times local): 10 a.m. Capitals players, staff members and their families are on the...

Father of deceased F-16 fighter pilot bows to rescue workers in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The father of the F-16 fighter pilot who lost his life when his jet crashed in the mountains of New Taipei on Monday (June 4) this morning (June 6) bowed to show his rescue wor...

Taiwan F-16 fighter pilot killed in crash

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- It was confirmed last night that the pilot of an F-16 fighter jet which crashed in the mountains of northern Taiwan during military maneuvers had indeed perished, according to ...