(Reporter Wu Tung-sheng of Military News Agency, Taipei, 29th) The first mass-produced Brave Eagle advanced jet trainer flew across the Central Mountain Range to Taitung Zhi-Hang Air Base today and completed the handover and signing ceremony.
Air Force Command posted on Facebook: "Inheritance from Generation to Generation, Brave Eagle Turn-over in Flight." In the post it says that the Brave Eagle advanced jet trainer took off from Ching-Chuan-Kang Air Force Base in Taichung in the morning, smoothly crossed the Central Mountain Range and touched down perfectly at Zhi-Hang Air Base in Taitung at 10:35.
As noted from the post, after the Brave Eagle advanced jet trainer landed, Zhi-Hang Air Base and the National Chung-Shan Institute of Science and Technology held a handover and signing ceremony. All people from all walks of life witnessed, the ceremony marked a historic moment for the Air Force of the Republic of China, and it is hoped that when the Brave Eagle advanced jet trainer joins the rank of the Air Force to cultivate pilots for combat eaglets, it can help nurture better pilots for the country.