Investigations

Subject:TransAsia Airways GE235 Flight Occurrence
Category:Loss of Control-Inflight(LOC-I)
Date:2015/02/04Type:Avions De Transport Regional ATR72-600
Area:Outside Airport/5.4km ESE of RCSS end of RWY 10/Status:Closure
Description:

On February 4th, 2015, TransAsia Airways flight GE 235, an ATR72-600, registration B-22816, took off from Taipei Songshan Airport for Kinmen, Taiwan. There were 58 people onboard, including 3 flight crew (one as observer), 2 cabin crew, and 53 passengers. At 1054 hrs, the aircraft crashed into Keelung River at 5.4 km ESE from the end of RWY 10 of Songshan Airport, 43 onboard received fatal injuries, 14 received serious injuries, 1 received minor injury, and 2 people on ground also received injuries to different extent.

Preliminary data indicates that about 36 seconds after takeoff the engine no.2 auto-feathered, about 46 seconds subsequent to auto-feather the engine no.1 was shut off.


Preliminary Report:附件下載:
(開新視窗)GE235_Preliminary Report.pdfGE235_Preliminary Report.pdf
Factual Data Report:附件下載:
(開新視窗)00_General Information.pdf00_General Information.pdf
(開新視窗)01_Flight operations.pdf01_Flight operations.pdf
(開新視窗)02_Airworthiness revised.pdf02_Airworthiness revised.pdf
(開新視窗)03_ATS_WX.pdf03_ATS_WX.pdf
(開新視窗)04_Flight Recorders .pdf04_Flight Recorders .pdf
(開新視窗)05_Survival Factors.pdf05_Survival Factors.pdf
Final Report:附件下載:
(開新視窗)ASC-AOR-16-06-001 EN.pdfASC-AOR-16-06-001 EN.pdf
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