China reportedly sent an urgent dispatch fighters to intercept the Japanese P-3C surveillance aircraft
Taiwan's "Ministry of National Defense," the intelligence official said, China 2 F-10 fighter planes to intercept a few days ago in the East China Sea over Japan's No. 5 airline group P-3C anti-submarine reconnaissance aircraft, both from the southeast towards the northwest parallel to the direction of flight, Chinese fighter "fly with" Japan A full 20 minutes after the plane turned back 290 degrees. As this is the last few years, Chinese warplanes for the first time around in order to "fly with" reconnaissance aircraft to monitor Japan, the People's Liberation Army on the high seas to intercept an increasingly active movement, has caused the United States, Japan and South Korea's national concern. Taiwan media reported that the Taiwan military officials said a Chinese fighter "fly with" reconnaissance aircraft to monitor Japan, the two military aircraft are kept at a distance of about 3,000 meters, but also in the air to intercept non-provocative action, it is clear many years ago, after Chinese People's Liberation Army F-8 fighter planes in the airspace over Hainan Island with the U.S. EP-3 aircraft collision incident, his country moves to intercept the aircraft had been "more mature." Taiwan military officials said the Chinese F-2 fighter 10, "planned to intercept," the People's Liberation Army to send David to sea-level fighters can be seen the degree of attention. 2 F-10 warplanes took off from the start to maintain cruising speed direct intercept plan, according to the Japanese reconnaissance plane was also the last for years of flight, it is easy to intercept point calculations. Taiwan military officials said in recent years, Chinese warplanes for the first time around in order to "fly with" reconnaissance aircraft to monitor Japan, the People's Liberation Army and an increasingly active on the high seas to intercept the movement, indeed caused the United States, Japan and South Korea's national concern. At present, however, did not see any change in the Japanese side.