A Taiwanese F-16V takes off during a drill in May. Photo: EPA-EFE A Taiwanese F-16V takes off during a drill in May. Photo: EPA-EFE
A Taiwanese F-16V takes off during a drill in May. Photo: EPA-EFE

Taiwan to team up with US to build fighter jet centre, sending another defiant message to Beijing

  • Centre could make Taiwan more self-sufficient in its defence capability
  • Latest arms deal is further evidence of closer relations under presidencies of US’ Donald Trump and Taiwan’s Tsai Ing-wen

Topic |   Taiwan
A Taiwanese F-16V takes off during a drill in May. Photo: EPA-EFE A Taiwanese F-16V takes off during a drill in May. Photo: EPA-EFE
A Taiwanese F-16V takes off during a drill in May. Photo: EPA-EFE
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