FAS | Intelligence | World Agencies | Taiwan | ROC AF | Airbase |||||
Index | Search |

Taoyuan Air Base
2503'20"N 12114'33"E

As of the late 1990s, the longest runway at Taoyuan was reportedly 10,044 feet long.

Taiwan obtained an initial batch of of American F-104 Starfighters in 1960-61, and eventually received over 200 of these aircraft, all of which were withdrawn from service in the early 1990s. The Starfighters were operated by the 2nd/499th Tactical Fighter Wing at Hsinchu, the 3rd/427th TFW at Ching Chuan Kang AB, and the 5th/401st Tactical Combined Wing at Taoyuan.

Taoyuan Command Taoyuan AB
8th FG
4th TRS 24
15th TFS24
16th TFS 24

Sources and Methods

FAS | Intelligence | World Agencies| Taiwan | ROC AF | Airbase |||||
Index | Search |

Created by John Pike, Tim Brown and Charles Vick
Created by John Pike
Maintained by Webmaster

Updated Saturday, April 01, 2000 4:07:44 AM