- Title: Taiwan air force's aerobatic team practices stunts before anniversary
- Date: 7th August 2017
- Summary: KAOHSIUNG CITY, TAIWAN (AUGUST 7, 2017) (REUTERS) HONOUR GUARDS PERFORMING WITH THEIR GUNS
- Embargoed: 21st August 2017 07:48
- Keywords: Taiwan air force jets aerobatics team air show
- Location: KAOHSIUNG CITY, TAIWAN
- City: KAOHSIUNG CITY, TAIWAN
- Country: Taiwan
- Topics: Defence,Government/Politics
- Reuters ID: LVA0016T5Q4W5
- Aspect Ratio: 16:9
- Story Text: Taiwan's acrobatic fighter pilot team "Thunder Tigers" rehearsed special air manoeuvres on Monday (August 7) ahead of Taiwan's national Air Force day.
The celebration this year will be held on Saturday (August 12), as the actual anniversary on August 14 falls on a Tuesday, so that the general public can watch the performances.
The "Thunder Tigers" Aerobatics Team, established in 1953, were seen flying in different formations while tailing colourful smokes in sky at Gangshan air force base.
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