Taiwan's enhanced Tiangong 3 missiles ready for mass production: MND

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan continues to advance its missile technology to ensure the country’s defensive capabilities in the face of increased threats from China. According to recent...

China spy plane spotted in Taiwan Strait during preparatory drills for Han Kuang Exercises 

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s Ministry of National Defense (MOND) organized a rehearsal exercise for the upcoming 34th annual Han Kuang (漢光) military exercises at the Ching Chuang Kang&n...

Taiwan developing new radar to lock-on Chinese stealth warplanes

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwan will soon test two sets of mobile passive radar systems in the field  in order to detect the increasing fleet of Chinese stealth fighter jets, announced a ...

Chinese Shaanxi Y-8 aircraft traces center of the Taiwan Strait, M503 flight path

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Chinese military aircraft continue their drills around the Taiwan Strait, with a Shaanxi Y-8 military transport plane spotted on the morning of Monday, May 14 traveling ve...

China's new aircraft carrier begins sea trials near Dalian

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Reports from Chinese state-run media announced that China’s newest aircraft carrier left Dalian port in northeastern China for sea trials at around 6:45 a....

Chinese Su-35 jets fly over Bashi Channel south of Taiwan for the first time

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – On Friday, Chinese Sukhoi Su-35 jets and Xian H-6K strategic bombers for the first time flew over the Bashi Channel separating Taiwan from the Philippines, the Chinese Air...

China's PLA releases promotional video and photos of air force encircling Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Chinese air force (PLAAF) has turned their recent encirclement drill of Taiwan into a publicity stunt to raise morale and push the nationalist “rejuvenation of t...

China air force conducts encirclement of Taiwan, as Beijing threatens 'further action'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Chinese military aircraft reportedly circled Taiwan Thursday April 26, as a part of a campaign of intimidation that has heightened tension since China’s live fire mi...

Chinese bombers transit Miyako Strait between Taiwan and Japan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – As the Chinese Navy is in the midst of five days of live-fire naval drills near Quanzhou in the Taiwan Strait, the Chines Air Force is conducting training exercises as wel...

Chinese media brags on Weibo about 'Taiwan mountains' behind warplanes

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Images of Chinese warplanes on Monday appearing to fly within view of Taiwan's mountains have been posted by Chinese media sites on Weibo, causing much consternation a...

Chinese bombers pass through Taiwan airspace

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Two Chinese bombers crossed through Taiwan’s Air Defense Identification Zone on the island’s east side, but were tailed by Taiwanese Indigenous Defense Fighter...

Japan says PLAAF fighters again approached its planes within 30M

Japan’s Defense Ministry said Thursday that two Chinese Su-27 fighter jets flew “abnormally close” to reconnaissance planes of its Self-Defense Force in international airspace over the East China Sea....