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  • TransAsia to retrain ATR pilots after tests reveal weaknesses


    ​Ten TransAsia Airways ATR pilots are to undergo intensive retraining on emergency procedures following an evaluation of proficiency in the wake of the fatal crash in Taipei.


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  • TransAsia ATR flight data suggests wrong engine shut down


    Flight-data recorder information suggests the crew operating the crashed TransAsia Airways ATR 72-600 may have shut...


  • Taiwan's TransAsia ATR 72 crashes into Keelung river


    ​A TransAsia Airways ATR 72-600 turboprop has crashed into the Keelung River shortly after takeoff from Taipei...


  • ​Crashed TransAsia ATR crew called for go around at 72ft


    An investigation into the fatal crash of an ATR 72-500 that was trying to land at Taiwan’s Magong island in stormy...


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  • ANALYSIS: The aftermath of TransAsia flight GE235

    News | 17 Feb 2015 09:28 | David Learmount

    Since the 4 February fatal crash in Taipei of a TransAsia Airways ATR72-600, 49 pilots in the carrier’s ATR fleet have taken part in an examination of cockpit emergency drills, at the orders of Taiwan’s civil aviation authority.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-The-aftermath-of-TransAsia-flight-GE235-408941/
  • TransAsia to retrain ATR pilots after tests reveal weaknesses

    News | 11 Feb 2015 11:41 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Ten TransAsia Airways ATR pilots are to undergo intensive retraining on emergency procedures following an evaluation of proficiency in the wake of the fatal crash in Taipei.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/TransAsia-to-retrain-ATR-pilots-after-tests-reveal-weaknesses-408923/
  • TransAsia probe yet to explain apparent shutdown error

    News | 06 Feb 2015 14:39 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    While investigators have yet to confirm whether a TransAsia Airways ATR 72 crew mistakenly shut down a healthy engine after the other flamed out, such an error has precedent.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/TransAsia-probe-yet-to-explain-apparent-shutdown-error-408791/
  • TransAsia ATR flight data suggests wrong engine shut down

    News | 06 Feb 2015 09:20 | Ellis Taylor

    Flight-data recorder information suggests the crew operating the crashed TransAsia Airways ATR 72-600 may have shut down the left-hand engine of the aircraft shortly after the right-hand engine flamed out.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/TransAsia-ATR-flight-data-suggests-wrong-engine-shut-down-408774/
  • ANALYSIS: TransAsia contemplates long, uphill climb

    News | 06 Feb 2015 01:33 | Mavis Toh

    The dramatic crash of an almost brand new ATR 72-600 into the Keelung river will in no way help TransAsia Airways gain traction in a market where it is already a relatively small player.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-TransAsia-contemplates-long-uphill-climb-408725/
  • Checks on Taiwan's ATR fleet to focus on engines

    News | 05 Feb 2015 03:53 | Mavis Toh

    Taiwan’s Civil Aeronautics Administration’s (CAA) ordering of checks on the country’s fleet of ATR turboprops appears to indicate a focus on the aircraft’s engines.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Checks-on-Taiwans-ATR-fleet-to-focus-on-engines-408717/