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  • Fatalities reported after TransAsia ATR crash in Taiwan


    ​Taiwanese emergency services are reportedly attending the scene of a crash involving a TransAsia Airways ATR 72 turboprop at Makung.


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  • Crashed ATR deviated from non-precision approach


    ​Preliminary information from the investigation into the TransAsia Airways ATR 72 crash in Magong shows that the crew...


  • Crashed TransAsia ATR had requested runway change


    Taiwan's Civil Aeronautics Administration (CAA) has denied reports that air traffic controllers at Magong airport had...


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  • Crashed ATR deviated from non-precision approach

    News | 01 Aug 2014 11:45 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Preliminary information from the investigation into the TransAsia Airways ATR 72 crash in Magong shows that the crew opted for a non-precision approach after initially intending an ILS approach to the airport.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Crashed-ATR-deviated-from-non-precision-approach-402305/
  • TransAsia pledges to up safety standards after ATR crash

    News | 31 Jul 2014 08:08 | Mavis Toh

    TransAsia Airways has pledged to enhance its safety standards on domestic flights, following the fatal crash of an ATR 72-500 turboprop on 23 July.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/TransAsia-pledges-to-up-safety-standards-after-ATR-crash-402238/
  • Crashed TransAsia ATR had requested runway change

    News | 31 Jul 2014 07:14 | Mavis Toh

    Taiwan's Civil Aeronautics Administration (CAA) has denied reports that air traffic controllers at Magong airport had rejected TransAsia Airways GE222's pilot's request to change the direction of the turboprop's landing approach, moments before it crashed.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Crashed-TransAsia-ATR-had-requested-runway-change-402236/
  • Investigators to release data from crashed TransAsia ATR

    News | 29 Jul 2014 03:11 | Mavis Toh

    A preliminary report on the crash of TransAsia Airways flight GE222 is expected to be released shortly, says Taiwan's Aviation Safety Council (ASC).http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Investigators-to-release-data-from-crashed-TransAsia-ATR-402107/
  • TransAsia confirms 48 fatalities in ATR crash

    News | 24 Jul 2014 05:17 | Ellis Taylor

    ​TransAsia Airways has confirmed that there were 48 passengers and crew perished in the crash of an ATR 72-500 at Magong on 23 July.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/TransAsia-confirms-48-fatalities-in-ATR-crash-401955/
  • ATR identifies crashed TransAsia turboprop

    News | 23 Jul 2014 17:19 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Turboprop manufacturer ATR has identified the TransAsia Airways aircraft involved in the crash in Magong, off Taiwan, as a 14-year old airframe registered B-22810.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ATR-identifies-crashed-TransAsia-turboprop-401941/