Taiwan’s air force has repeatedly scrambled jets in response to incursions by People’s Liberation Army aircraft. Photo: EPA-EFE Taiwan’s air force has repeatedly scrambled jets in response to incursions by People’s Liberation Army aircraft. Photo: EPA-EFE
Taiwan’s air force has repeatedly scrambled jets in response to incursions by People’s Liberation Army aircraft. Photo: EPA-EFE

Is Beijing trying to exhaust Taiwan’s air force?

  • The PLA has mounted thousands of incursions into the island’s defence zone this year
  • Taiwan’s military has used more than 8 per cent of its budget responding to the missions, the defence minister says

Topic |   China’s military
Taiwan’s air force has repeatedly scrambled jets in response to incursions by People’s Liberation Army aircraft. Photo: EPA-EFE Taiwan’s air force has repeatedly scrambled jets in response to incursions by People’s Liberation Army aircraft. Photo: EPA-EFE
Taiwan’s air force has repeatedly scrambled jets in response to incursions by People’s Liberation Army aircraft. Photo: EPA-EFE
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