An AT-3 training plane from Taiwan's Air Force Thunder Tiger Team that crashed in a field near Kaohsiung during a training flight on Oct. 21, 2014. Photo: CNA An AT-3 training plane from Taiwan's Air Force Thunder Tiger Team that crashed in a field near Kaohsiung during a training flight on Oct. 21, 2014. Photo: CNA
An AT-3 training plane from Taiwan's Air Force Thunder Tiger Team that crashed in a field near Kaohsiung during a training flight on Oct. 21, 2014. Photo: CNA

Pilot killed after two Taiwan air force training jets collide mid-air

Accident happens after two AT-3 training jets, both members of the air force aerobatic team “Thunder Tigers”, took off together from southern Taiwan

An AT-3 training plane from Taiwan's Air Force Thunder Tiger Team that crashed in a field near Kaohsiung during a training flight on Oct. 21, 2014. Photo: CNA An AT-3 training plane from Taiwan's Air Force Thunder Tiger Team that crashed in a field near Kaohsiung during a training flight on Oct. 21, 2014. Photo: CNA
An AT-3 training plane from Taiwan's Air Force Thunder Tiger Team that crashed in a field near Kaohsiung during a training flight on Oct. 21, 2014. Photo: CNA
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