Taiwan’s largest aircraft underground shelter can accommodate 200 aircraft (Figure)
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BEIJING, May 5 (Xinhua) Taiwan “in the Canton News” quoted the latest issue of the United States, “Defense News” reports that the Air Force’s best mountain hidden in Hualien, Taiwan’s largest air base ground shelter can accommodate up to two hundred aircraft, missiles and even a direct hit against the traditional.
reported that good mountain base had to “Chien III” project for the Code, dug into the granite mountains tight security hangar, conventional missiles can withstand a direct hit. The whole project started in 1985, lasted nearly nine years to complete infrastructure. Jiashan base can accommodate up to two hundred fighters, is Taiwan’s largest aircraft underground air-raid shelter.
It is reported that when war occurs, the good mountain base would be effective in the preservation of Air Force combat capability.
reported that the Taiwan military has let the media know in the end of April a number of good mountain base of information, but does not allow media to enter good base to visit Mt. However, informed sources said that good mountain base has its own runway length of about 2400 m; and taxiway and a secret base near Hualien connected.