Four Chinese warplanes intrude into Taiwan’s ADIZ
Three different types of Y-8 and one Y-9: Ministry of National Defense
By: Matthew Strong, Taiwan News, Staff Writer
Taiwan saw 4 Chinese warplanes enter its ADIZ Wednesday (CNA, Ministry of National Defense photo)
TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Four Chinese warplanes of different types entered Taiwan’s Air Defense Identification Zone (ADIZ) from the southwest Wednesday (Dec. 16), according to military sources.
The aircraft were a Y-8 anti-submarine plane, a Y-8 electronic intelligence plane, a Y-9 electronic warfare aircraft, and a Y-8 reconnaissance plane, CNA reported.