Rescue teams survey the wreckage of the crashed Black Hawk helicopter. Photo: Yilan County Fire Bureau

Taiwan’s top military leader among eight dead in Black Hawk chopper crash

  • Chief of staff, two major generals and other senior military personnel killed
  • Helicopter’s last communication was less than 15 minutes after take-off
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Rescue teams survey the wreckage of the crashed Black Hawk helicopter. Photo: Yilan County Fire Bureau
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Sarah Zheng

Sarah Zheng

Sarah Zheng joined the Post as a reporter in 2016. She graduated from Tufts University with a degree in international relations and film and media studies. She reports on China's foreign policy.

Lawrence Chung

Lawrence Chung

Lawrence Chung covers major news in Taiwan, ranging from presidential and parliament elections to killer earthquakes and typhoons. Most of his reports focus on Taiwan’s relations with China, specifically on the impact and possible developments of cross-strait relations under the pro-independence Democratic Progressive Party and mainland-friendly Kuomintang governments. Before starting work at the South China Morning Post in 2006, he wrote for Reuters and AFP for more than 12 years.