Taiwan’s powerful long-range radar system can detect a missile launched from 5,000km away. Photo: Handout Taiwan’s powerful long-range radar system can detect a missile launched from 5,000km away. Photo: Handout
Taiwan’s powerful long-range radar system can detect a missile launched from 5,000km away. Photo: Handout

Taiwan

Taiwan, US count on giant radar system for early warning if PLA attacks

  • It would play a key role in an attack across the strait, or if China’s nuclear submarines launched missiles at US bases in Japan and Guam, analysts say
  • Critics have called it a facility built for the United States and questioned the cost

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Taiwan’s powerful long-range radar system can detect a missile launched from 5,000km away. Photo: Handout Taiwan’s powerful long-range radar system can detect a missile launched from 5,000km away. Photo: Handout
Taiwan’s powerful long-range radar system can detect a missile launched from 5,000km away. Photo: Handout
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