Air force personnel prepare for a fighter jet combat readiness mission inside an airbase in Taiwan. Photo: EPA-EFE
Air force personnel prepare for a fighter jet combat readiness mission inside an airbase in Taiwan. Photo: EPA-EFE

Stronger Taiwan air force hangars seen to be no match for Chinese military’s new ballistic missiles

  • Taiwan aims to build 36 new missile-proof hangars at its Taichung airbase
  • Chinese short-range missiles designed for precision strikes with bigger payloads may render those plans futile, military experts say

Air force personnel prepare for a fighter jet combat readiness mission inside an airbase in Taiwan. Photo: EPA-EFE
Air force personnel prepare for a fighter jet combat readiness mission inside an airbase in Taiwan. Photo: EPA-EFE
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