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Taiwan’s air force suspends F-16 fleet training after an upgraded fighter jet falls into the sea

Taiwan’s air force on Tuesday suspended combat training for its F-16 fleet after a recently upgraded model of the fighter jet crashed into the sea in the latest of a series of accidents. The defence ministry said the F-16V, the most advanced type in Taiwan’s fleet, went missing from radar screens after taking off from […]

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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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Pilot of Belgian Air Force F-16 fighter plane caught on high voltage electricity line

Pilot of Belgian air force F-16 fighter plane was caught on a high voltage electricity line after ejecting from a jet in north-western France. The plane came down near the Pluvigner, and both pilots ejected from the plane near Lorient in Brittany. The pilot trapped on the power line was retrieved and both pilots are […]