F-16 fighter jet disappeared from radar minutes after takeoff from airbase

Taiwan's F-16 fighter jet has gone missing.

F-16 fighter jet disappeared from radar minutes after takeoff from airbase
Taiwan's F-16 fighter jet has gone missing.

The incident took place when the fighter plane was on its routine training mission on Tuesday and disappeared from radar shortly after take-off. As soon as the fighter plane disappeared, there was panic in the Taiwanese army. 

The jet took off from Chiayi Air Base at 2:55 p.m. and disappeared from radar at 3:23 p.m., citing Focus Taiwan's military. A team has been formed to oversee the search and rescue operation to locate the missing fighter jet. 

Taiwan received F-16 fighter jets from America.