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Taiwan’s advantage over China in term of air defense may have been lost as the People’s
Liberation Army recently added a fleet of new airborne early warning and control system (AWACS) aircraft to its Air Force, a global defense magazine reported Thursday.
Referring to photographs that were released on a Chinese online military forum, the magazine IHS Jane’s 360 said the Chinese Air Force has commissioned its newly developed KJ-500 AWACS aircraft to bolster its air superiority capabilities. [FULL STORY]