Taiwan F-16 fighter planes and other three main highway landing exercise (Figure)
Taiwan IDF fighters flew ammunition. Source: “Central” Taiwan National Highway will be 12 in Madou combat aircraft taking off and landing runway to implement drill, 11, Taiwan’s military has set up a temporary table in the street, carrying out various preparations. Source: “Central”
BEIJING, April 12 Xinhua, “Central News Agency” reports, Taiwan’s National Highway 12 early in the morning at the Matou section of track readiness drill, F-16, Mirage 2000 and IDF fighters such as the successful completion of 3 red field floor, refit, installation hanging operations, aircraft landing on the highway scene, attracting hundreds of people watching near the runway.
Taiwan’s military is able to verify the implementation of the Air Force war planes taking off and landing, in Zhongshan Matou section of highway signs at 298.1 km to 295.4 km of track implementation of combat readiness exercises. This is Taiwan since 2007, again with 3 large main road taking off and landing fighter readiness drill.
Taiwan 2011, Taiwan and foreign media invited to visit the fighters in close combat readiness Road landing and refit, 2:00 am from Taipei, arrived at 6 am, Tainan, Taiwan’s military high in Zhongshan Highway to build the high-profile for the media shooting, hundreds of nearby residents to 12 am on the combat readiness on land along the banks of planes waiting to watch the landing, many of them set up professional photography equipment, military fans, and even betel nut vendors and pig’s blood cake to start business.
to protect the fighters, drill before the start of Taiwan’s first audio bird and remove FOD (Foreign Object Damage, refers to the gravel road, screws and other foreign objects may damage the aircraft).
drill from the 7:26 start, Town Yi presided over by the chief of staff, combined with the “Han Kuang 27″ exercise to set conditions, most important airport in the Air Force missile attack by the enemy, the situation the runway damage , the use of combat readiness runway, turn down and provide fast recovery aircraft readiness.
participating include two F-16, 2 Mirage 2000,2 IDF fighter aircraft landing sequence red field, perform security checks, taxiing up to the entire zone, and the potential to perform the entire installation hanging up operations, F-16 to add a AGM-65B missiles and Harpoon missiles, Mirage 2000 to add a mica, magic missile, IDF fighters to add a 6 500 lbs bombs, and then sequentially from the ground.
In addition, the Army’s OH-58D helicopter combat search exercises, CH-47 transport helicopters and AH-1W attack helicopters, transport aircraft materials make up the implementation of emergency exercises, etc., for a total nine participating aircraft of various types, too about 1 hour.
Freeway in Taiwan in 1979, before the completion in 1975 to 1978, has a multi-drop type of fighter pilot training for staging, followed in 2004 and 2007, respectively, in Rende section and the flower section of readiness to implement the runway landing drill.
rarely in Taiwan F-16, Mirage 2000 and IDF fighter planes and other three active main highway landing drills at the same time, the last time in May 2007 in the flower beds, road readiness drill, then Since the expressway is completed in the first time since the three major aircraft simultaneously drill.