It is clarified that the Taiwanese Air Force received the first squadron of F-16V fighters in full combat readiness. Another squadron of aircraft will be ready for battle soon.
It is noted that today the Taiwan Air Force has received 64 modernized American-made F-16 Viper fighters. The United States is to supply 66 more of these aircraft.
The Ministry of Defense of Taiwan says that the upgraded F-16V will allow fighting the latest J-20 fighters of the PLA Air Force. The improved aircraft are equipped with a radar station with AFAR, there is a new dashboard, as well as a new flight mission control system. Also, the fighter has increased the performance of the on-board computer and installed a radar warfare system.