Cause Of TransAsia Plane Crash Revealed

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    In February I posted about how a TransAsia ATR72 bound from Taipei Songshan Airport, Taiwan, to Kinmen, Taiwan, crashed shortly after takeoff. Unfortunately 43 people, including both of the pilots, died in the crash. What made this crash especially unique is that we had footage of the exact moment the plane fell out of the sky. There were a few things that were clear almost immediately based on the footage: -- The plane crashed shortly after takeoff -- The left engine didn't seem to be running at full power/may have been shut off -- It certainly looked like the plane was stalling, based on the angle at which it was coming in -- The left wing dipped shortly before impact The post Cause Of TransAsia Plane Crash Revealed appeared first on One Mile at a Time.

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