Two Perry-class frigates to be commissioned by Taiwan Navy in Nov.

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Two Perry-class guided missile frigates purchased from the U.S. during the Obama administration will be ready for active duty in November, announced Vice Admiral Lee Chung-hsia...

Two Perry-class frigates to arrive in Taiwan May 13

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Two Perry-class frigates ordered from the United States and equipped with a sonar system to track submarines should arrive in Kaohsiung on May 13, reports said Tuesday. ...

Taiwan military plans to purchase stealth fighters

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The Ministry of National Defense said on Thursday in “Taiwan's Quadrennial Defense Review" (QDR) that the country plans to acquire stealth fighters and vertical/...

Taiwan preparing to take delivery of two U.S. Perry-class frigates

Taipei, Jan. 14 (CNA) The Navy said Wednesday that it will send personnel to the United States later this year to prepare to take delivery of two of four Perry-class guided missile frigates the Unit...

Taiwan expresses gratitude to U.S. for Perry-class frigate sale

Taipei, Dec. 19 (CNA) Taiwan is grateful to the United States for agreeing to sell it four Perry-class frigates and its sustained commitment to Taiwan's security, a Taiwanese defense official said ...

Obama signs legislation to sell Navy frigates to Taiwan (update)

Washington, Dec. 18 (CNA) U.S. President Barack Obama on Thursday signed into law a piece of legislation that authorizes the sale of up to four Perry-class frigates to Taiwan. Taiwan wants to r...

U.S. approves sale of 4 Perry-class frigates to Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – United States President Barack Obama on Thursday signed an authorization of the sale of four Perry-class frigates to Taiwan, a move welcomed by the Ministry of National Defense....

U.S. Congress passes bill on sale of Perry frigates to Taiwan

Washington, Dec. 5 (CNA) The U.S. Senate has approved a bill authorizing the sale of four decommissioned U.S. frigates to Taiwan, a transfer that supports said will enhance Taiwan's defense capabili...