Military’s VIP tour scandal grows

Taipei Times
Date: Apr 10, 2015
By: Jason Pan  /  Staff reporter

Investigators have discovered that a March 29 tour given to showbiz personality Janet Lee (李蒨蓉) and others of the 601st Air Cavalry Brigade’s AH-64E Apache helicopters was not the only such visit by civilians to off-limits bases.

Minister of National Defense Kao Kuang-chi (高廣圻) yesterday said that another civilian group was allowed onto the base in Taoyuan’s Longtan District (龍潭) and into the Apaches’ hangar the same day as Lee’s tour.

On Tuesday, the Ministry of National Defense said two other “privileged access” tours had taken place over the Lunar New Year holiday, on Feb. 20 and Feb. 22.     [FULL  STORY]

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