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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 145469
Last updated: 27 November 2015
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Type:Silhouette image of generic AT72 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
ATR 72-500 (72-212A)
Owner/operator:TransAsia Airways
Registration: B-22810
C/n / msn: 642
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 72
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Minor
Location:near Taipei -   Taiwan
Phase: En route
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Taipei-Sung Shan Airport (TSA/RCSS)
Destination airport:Makung Airport (MZG/RCQC)
A Transasia ATR-72-500, registration B-22810, performing flight GE-515 from Taipei-Sung Shan Airport (TSA/RCSS) to Makung Airport (MZG/RCQC) with 72 passengers, was climbing through 5000 feet out of Taipei's Sung Shan Airport about 11 minutes into the flight when the crew received oil fluctuations for the #1 engine (PW127, left hand) followed by a fire indication. The crew shut the engine down, activated the fire suppression system and returned to Sung Shan for a safe landing about 40 minutes after departure.


Revision history:

06-May-2012 13:04 ryan Added
06-May-2012 13:05 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
07-Feb-2015 08:24 harro Updated [Operator, Narrative]
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