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Record 56 PLA aircraft fly into the Taiwan ADIZ

Record 56 PLA aircraft fly into the Taiwan ADIZ

A record 56 Chinese aircraft flew into Taiwan's air defense identification zone (ADIZ) near the Pratas Islands on Monday.  Among the aircraft that took part in the incursion were at least 34 J-16 fighters and 12 H-6 bombers.  Taiwan scrambled jets and deployed missile systems to monitor their movement.  The US has warned China to stop its provocative activities around Taiwan and Beijing pointed at the US as being provocative by sailing through the Taiwan Strait and selling arms to Taiwan. This event took place on 10/04/2021 at the following location: Pratas Islands, Taiwan.

Incident Type: Military Conflict

Event Type: Show of Force

Total Fatalities: 0

Total Wounded: 0

Police/Military Fatalities: 0

Police/Military Wounded: 0

Civilian Fatalities: 0

Civilian Wounded: 0

Terrorist/Insurgent Fatalities: 0

Terrorist/Insurgent Wounded: 0

Number Arrested: 0

Source: Reuters

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