Taiwan’s AT-5 Makes Debut Flight

AT-5 prototype landing after its first flight.
Credit: Taiwanese Ministry of National Defense
The first Aerospace Industrial Development Corp. (AIDC) AT-5 advanced trainer flew at Taiwan’s Ching Chuan Kang Air Base on June 10, meeting a schedule target set two years ago. The type is due for first delivery to Taiwan’s air force in 2023. A brief announcement by the Ministry of National Defense...
Bradley Perrett

Bradley Perrett covered China, Japan, South Korea and Australia. He is a Mandarin-speaking Australian.

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