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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/
  • Taiwan investigation agency to scrutinise GE235's engines

    News | 11 Feb 2015 03:53 | Mavis Toh

    Taiwan’s Aviation Safety Council (ASC) says it is surveying the wreckage of the crashed TransAsia Airways ATR 72-600 for key components.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Taiwan-investigation-agency-to-scrutinise-GE235s-engines-408912/
  • European regulator monitoring TransAsia situation

    News | 09 Feb 2015 14:12 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​European safety regulators are reserving judgement on TransAsia Airways despite a second fatal accident within seven months.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/European-regulator-monitoring-TransAsia-situation-408835/
  • 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/