A PLA Y-8 aircraft entered a Taiwanese military target zone minutes before a firing exercise was due to begin, according to local media reports. Photo: Handout A PLA Y-8 aircraft entered a Taiwanese military target zone minutes before a firing exercise was due to begin, according to local media reports. Photo: Handout
A PLA Y-8 aircraft entered a Taiwanese military target zone minutes before a firing exercise was due to begin, according to local media reports. Photo: Handout
Taiwan

PLA warplane enters Taiwanese military target zone minutes before drill begins

  • The island’s air force scrambles jets to shadow 11 aircraft which included fighters, bombers and surveillance planes
  • One Y-8 electric warfare aircraft is said to have entered the firing target zone, ignoring warnings that a military exercise was about to begin

Topic |   Taiwan
A PLA Y-8 aircraft entered a Taiwanese military target zone minutes before a firing exercise was due to begin, according to local media reports. Photo: Handout A PLA Y-8 aircraft entered a Taiwanese military target zone minutes before a firing exercise was due to begin, according to local media reports. Photo: Handout
A PLA Y-8 aircraft entered a Taiwanese military target zone minutes before a firing exercise was due to begin, according to local media reports. Photo: Handout
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