Pilot Errors Led to Fatal Taiwan TransAsia Crash, Probe Finds

  • Crew didn’t carry out documented emergency procedures: Report
  • Twin-engine ATR plane crashed in February 2015, killing 43

Rescue teams work to free people from a TransAsia Airways airplane that crashed in Taipei in February 2015.

Photographer: VCG via Getty Images

The TransAsia Airways Corp. plane that crashed in Taipei last year went down after its pilots failed to take the right actions following a series of contributing factors including an engine fault, investigators found.

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