Australia is investigating claims that its former military pilots were recruited to join a South African flight school operating in China. File photo: EPA-EFE
Australia is investigating claims that its former military pilots were recruited to join a South African flight school operating in China. File photo: EPA-EFE
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Australia investigates claims China tried to hire former military pilots

  • The defence department will probe reports that former military pilots were recruited to join a South African flight school that operated in China
  • The move comes after Britain said it was taking steps to stop Beijing trying to recruit its pilots to train the Chinese armed forces

Australia is investigating claims that its former military pilots were recruited to join a South African flight school operating in China. File photo: EPA-EFE
Australia is investigating claims that its former military pilots were recruited to join a South African flight school operating in China. File photo: EPA-EFE
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