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Pilot errors led to fatal Taiwan TransAsia crash, probe finds

The fatal accident could have been prevented if the crew had prioritised actions to stabilise the aircraft's flight path, correctly identify the malfunction, and take appropriate steps, the report says.


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.

The many factors culminated in a stall-induced loss of...