The United States will upgrade Taiwan’s F-16A/B fighters dress new radar missile
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latest issue of the U.S., “Defense News” weekly reported that the U.S. will help Taiwan to the existing F- 16A/B fighters upgrade is expected to dress the new radars, missiles, jammers, etc. There is a saying that the United States since the F-16A/B upgrade, I am afraid it will not sell advanced F-16C/D to Taiwan.
reported, F-16A/B aircraft manufacturers Lockheed Martin and the U.S. Air Force recently sent to Taipei, specifically on the F-16A/B upgrade to communicate with Taiwan-related issues. Upgrade plan is mainly in three areas, namely aviation electronic warfare, the second is survivability and the third is combat capability. Taiwan hopes to improve engine performance, but limited budget, may not be realized.
reported that the upgrade program of relevant documents and prepare operations take a long time, so the upgrade project may be specific to the year after it began.