IDF fighter jet makes forced landing at Taichung airport
By: Wang Cheng-chung and Evelyn Kao
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Taipei, July 11 (CNA) An Indigenous Defense Fighter (IDF) jet was forced to make an emergency landing at Chingchuankang Airport in Taichung on Thursday due to mechanical trouble, the Air Force Command Headquarters said.
The jet was on a routine training mission when it developed a mechanical problem and had to return to the airport in Taichung, where it landed safely at 5 p.m., the Air Force said. [FULL STORY]