A model of the Indigenous Defence Submarine on display in Kaohsiung. Photo: Reuters
A model of the Indigenous Defence Submarine on display in Kaohsiung. Photo: Reuters
Taiwan

Taiwan’s first home-made submarine may be ready a year ahead of schedule

  • A ‘keel-laying’ ceremony held last month marked the end of the first phase of construction of the Indigenous Defence Submarine
  • A military official said the authorities had asked for the project to be speeded up in the face of growing tensions with mainland China

Topic |   Taiwan
A model of the Indigenous Defence Submarine on display in Kaohsiung. Photo: Reuters
A model of the Indigenous Defence Submarine on display in Kaohsiung. Photo: Reuters
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