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Subject:TransAsia Airways Flight 791 ATR72-200 freight aircraft accident
Category:Icing(ICE)
Date:2002/12/21Type:Avions De Transport Regional ATR72
Area:Outside Airport/MaKung/oceanStatus:Closure
Description:

At 01:52am local time, December 21, 2002, TransAsia Airways flight 791, an ATR72-200 freight aircraft with two pilots disappeared from radar screens near Pescadores (Penghu Islands) in the Taiwan Strait around 47 minutes after departing Chiang Kai-shek International Airport for Macao. The aircraft had accumulated 19,254 flight hours and 25,529 flight cycles. Floating debris of the aircraft were found on the same day and identified as part of the accident flight. 


Factual Data Report:Attachments:
.PDFTransAsia Airways Flight 791 ATR72-200 freight aircraft accidentStructure_Group.pdf
.PDFTransAsia Airways Flight 791 ATR72-200 freight aircraft accidentATS_Group.pdf
.PDFTransAsia Airways Flight 791 ATR72-200 freight aircraft accidentFlt.Ops_Group.pdf
.PDFTransAsia Airways Flight 791 ATR72-200 freight aircraft accidentMaintenance_Group.pdf
.PDFTransAsia Airways Flight 791 ATR72-200 freight aircraft accidentPerformance_Group.pdf
.PDFTransAsia Airways Flight 791 ATR72-200 freight aircraft accidentRecorders_Group.pdf
.PDFTransAsia Airways Flight 791 ATR72-200 freight aircraft accidentRecovery_Group.pdf
.PDFTransAsia Airways Flight 791 ATR72-200 freight aircraft accidentSystems_Group.pdf.pdf
Final Report:Attachments:
.PDFTransAsia Airways Flight 791 ATR72-200 freight aircraft accidentge791_en_vol1.pdf
.PDFTransAsia Airways Flight 791 ATR72-200 freight aircraft accidentge791_en_vol2.pdf
Interim Flight Safety Bulletin:Attachments:
.PDFTransAsia Airways Flight 791 ATR72-200 freight aircraft accidentGE791ifsb_en.pdf
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