Taiwan high-ranking officers admitted that the newspaper knew the mainland F-20 flight test (Figure)
Data for: disseminated on the mainland F -20 fighter test image
World Wide Web news, 17 January, the PLA fourth-generation fighter F-20 exposure followed by a successful test flight, regardless of the Taiwan military pre-or post-judged intelligence, can contain any “foreign state” (Taiwan, saying, refers to the total knowledge) to describe. Apart from the mainland to the F-20 a high degree of confidentiality, the Taiwan military intelligence capabilities on the mainland also shrinking, leading to exposure of the F-20 the first time, even Taiwan’s senior military officers have admitted that class will be “reading the newspaper to know.” not associated two alleged intelligence “has to master.”
Taiwan’s “China Times” reported that the PLA’s F-20 exposure process is quite interesting, at the end of December 29, the network news that F-20 photos, the same day that users take the initiative to send an unknown F-20 photos to the media want to publish, while Taiwan’s print media also reported the next day this message.
order to understand the credibility of F-20, several high-ranking general in the Taiwan Air Force to verify previously received when reporters were admitted, F-20 is “the day early in the morning reading the newspaper,” to know, and because Taiwan’s military does not have any F-20 performance on various per message, so no way of analyzing the authenticity and combat capability.
this claim, until January 5, another large media reported the news of F-20, Taiwan’s “Ministry of National Defense,” together two times Shen Yiming information in the “Legislative Yuan” reply “legislators” Peng Shaojin question , still adhere to the same statement, he publicly stressed: “do not know how out of the picture, aircraft-related Moroto does not appear, do not understand the motivation for the mainland.”
But he answered, “legislators” Lin Yu-fang after further pressed said, the mainland’s development progress of fourth-generation fighters Taiwan, “Defense Ministry” has mastered the relevant indications that this group of photos, “there should be problems,” “may not be the fourth generation of Chinese R & D (formerly known as the fifth-generation answering a question) fighters. ”
level for even the Air Force have failed to advance the development of F-20 opponents to master the message, there are senior officials familiar with the military operation that, even now sent to the mainland to gather intelligence personnel have many limitations, but Taiwan in science and technology intelligence gathering should be “There are certain capabilities”, but the mainland aircraft development and flight test process, if the link is encrypted data transmission, to block and break the code is indeed time-consuming, there can not grasp the situation original.