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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 224673
Last updated: 8 February 2020
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Date:02-MAY-2019
Time:c. 15:05
Type:Silhouette image of generic AT72 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
ATR 72-600 (72-212A)
Owner/operator:Mandarin Airlines
Registration: B-16851
C/n / msn: 1460
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 55
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:near Hualien -   Taiwan
Phase: En route
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Kaohsiung International Airport (KHH/RCKH)
Destination airport:Hualien Airport (HUN/RCYU)
Investigating agency: ASC
Narrative:
Mandarin Airlines flight AE7931, an ATR72-600 aircraft, took off from Kaohsiung Airport at 14:31 for Hualien Airport. During descending, the aircraft experienced cabin altitude anomaly. The flight crew executed an emergency descent and donned oxygen masks. The aircraft safely landed at 15:29. The 6 crewmembers, 1 maintenance personnel and 48 passengers were all safe.

Sources:

https://www.asc.gov.tw/main_en/docDetail.aspx?uid=318&pid=318&docid=1059
https://www.flightradar24.com/data/aircraft/b-16851#205d3030


Revision history:

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03-May-2019 10:51 harro Added

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