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Taiwan grounds 140 US-made F-16 fighter jets after one jet goes missing

Taiwan grounded its entire fleet of US made F16 fighter jets for safety checks after one went missing during a training exercise, authorities said Wednesday. The air force said a single-seat F16 flown by a 44-year-old pilot disappeared from radar at an altitude of some 6,000 feet two minutes after taking off from Hualien air […]

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Pakistani F-16 fighter jet crashes in Islamabad during parade rehearsals, 1 dead

A Pakistan Air Force F-16 fighter jet crashed in the capital city of Islamabad on Wednesday morning, a spokesman for the air force said. The Dawn News reported the death of Wing Commander Nauman Akram. Pak Air Force F-16 pilot Wg Cdr Nauman Akram of 9 Squadron in Sargodha tragically killed in a crash today […]