ATWOnline http://atwonline.com/rss.xml en Wright Stuff http://atwonline.com/blog/wright-stuff <div class="node-body blog-body">What's coming to Love Field in October?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/observation-deck">Observation Deck</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/wright-stuff" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/wright-stuff#comments Commentary southwest airlines love field dallas texas wright amendment deregulation Observation Deck Fri, 25 Jul 2014 20:02:00 +0000 133471 at http://atwonline.com Air Algerie MD-83 wreckage found in Mali; no survivors http://atwonline.com/safety/air-algerie-md-83-wreckage-found-mali-no-survivors <div class="node-body article-body">The wreckage of Air Algerie Flight 5017 (AH5017) has been found in a “disintegrated state” in the Gossi region of northeastern Mali, near the border of Burkina Faso, according to French President Francois Hollande.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/safety/air-algerie-md-83-wreckage-found-mali-no-survivors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/safety/air-algerie-md-83-wreckage-found-mali-no-survivors#comments Airlines Government Affairs Daily News Safety AH5017 Air Algerie crash French President Francois Hollande GE222 Malaysia Airlines Mali MD-83 MH17 TransAsia wreckage Fri, 25 Jul 2014 19:44:00 +0000 133311 at http://atwonline.com <p>French Defence communication and audiovisual production (ECPAD) photo shows the site of the plane crash in Mali.</p> Pool/ECPAD/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images <p>French President Francois Hollande speaks about the Air Algerie plane crash at Elysee Palace in Paris, France on July 25</p> Mustafa Yalcin/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images American Airlines reports record-setting 2Q profit http://atwonline.com/finance-data/american-airlines-reports-record-setting-2q-profit <div class="node-body article-body">American Airlines Group—in its second reporting period since the merger last December of American Airlines and US Airways—reported a record-setting net profit of $864 million, up 70.4% year-over-year from the combined carriers’ $507 million net profit in the 2013 June quarter. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/finance-data/american-airlines-reports-record-setting-2q-profit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/finance-data/american-airlines-reports-record-setting-2q-profit#comments Airlines Finance & Data Daily News 2Q American Airlines American Airlines Group American Eagle Doug Parker second quarter US Airways US Airways Express Fri, 25 Jul 2014 19:41:00 +0000 133331 at http://atwonline.com <p>American Airlines A319</p> Courtesy, Airbus Air France-KLM narrows 1H losses http://atwonline.com/finance-data/air-france-klm-narrows-1h-losses <div class="node-body article-body">Air France-KLM Group reported a first-half net loss of €614 million ($827 million), narrowed from a net loss of €799 million reported for the same period in 2013. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/finance-data/air-france-klm-narrows-1h-losses" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/finance-data/air-france-klm-narrows-1h-losses#comments Airlines Finance & Data Daily News Air France-KLM Alexandre de Juniac Perform 2020 Transform 2015 Fri, 25 Jul 2014 19:38:00 +0000 133341 at http://atwonline.com <p>Air France-KLM tails</p> Courtesy photo Mandala closure deepens Tigerair’s 1Q loss http://atwonline.com/finance-data/mandala-closure-deepens-tigerair-s-1q-loss <div class="node-body article-body">Singapore-based low-cost carrier (LCC) Tigerair Group reported an after-tax loss of SGD65.2 million ($52.6 million) for the quarter ended 30 June 2014 (1Q FY15), deepening the SGD32.8 million loss reported for the year-ago period (1Q FY14).</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/finance-data/mandala-closure-deepens-tigerair-s-1q-loss" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/finance-data/mandala-closure-deepens-tigerair-s-1q-loss#comments Airlines Finance & Data Daily News Koay Peng Yen Lee Lik Hsin Mandala Airlines Tiger Airways Tigerair Australia Tigerair Group Tigerair Singapore Fri, 25 Jul 2014 19:33:00 +0000 133411 at http://atwonline.com <p>Tigerair A320</p> By Rob Finlayson Flybe 1Q revenue drops 11.9% http://atwonline.com/finance-data/flybe-1q-revenue-drops-119 <div class="node-body article-body">UK regional carrier Flybe’s first-quarter revenue has fallen 11.9% as the airline continues to press ahead with restructuring. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/finance-data/flybe-1q-revenue-drops-119" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/finance-data/flybe-1q-revenue-drops-119#comments Airlines Finance & Data Daily News Flybe Saad Hammad Fri, 25 Jul 2014 19:30:00 +0000 133321 at http://atwonline.com <p>Flybe Bombardier Q400</p> Courtesy, Flybe Alaska Air Group 2Q net profit up 59% http://atwonline.com/finance-data/alaska-air-group-2q-net-profit-59 <div class="node-body article-body">Alaska Air Group, parent of Alaska Airlines and Horizon Air, reported $165 million net income for the second-quarter, up 58.7% from a $104 million net income in the second-quarter of 2013. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/finance-data/alaska-air-group-2q-net-profit-59" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/finance-data/alaska-air-group-2q-net-profit-59#comments Airlines Finance & Data Daily News 2Q Alaska Air Group Alaska Airlines Brad Tilden Horizon Air second quarter Fri, 25 Jul 2014 19:20:00 +0000 133351 at http://atwonline.com <p>Alaska Airlines Boeing 737-900ER</p> Courtesy, Alaska Airlines Allegiant Air reports $33.5 million 2Q net profit http://atwonline.com/finance-data/allegiant-air-reports-335-million-2q-net-profit <div class="node-body article-body">Las Vegas-based Allegiant Travel Co., parent of Allegiant Air, reported second-quarter net income of $33.5 million, up 29.9% from $25.8 million in the year-ago quarter. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/finance-data/allegiant-air-reports-335-million-2q-net-profit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/finance-data/allegiant-air-reports-335-million-2q-net-profit#comments Airlines Finance & Data Daily News Allegiant Air Allegiant Travel Co. Maurice Gallagher Fri, 25 Jul 2014 19:19:00 +0000 133361 at http://atwonline.com <p>Allegiant Air MD-80</p> By Rob Finlayson Jazeera Airways Group 1H profit drops nearly 35% http://atwonline.com/finance-data/jazeera-airways-group-1h-profit-drops-nearly-35 <div class="node-body article-body">Kuwait’s privately owned Jazeera Airways Group saw its first-half net profit drop to KD4.9 million ($17.3 million), down by nearly 35% from KD7.5 million for the year-ago period.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/finance-data/jazeera-airways-group-1h-profit-drops-nearly-35" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/finance-data/jazeera-airways-group-1h-profit-drops-nearly-35#comments Airlines Finance & Data Daily News Assiut Airport Dubai International Airport Jazeera Airways Group Kuwait International Airport Marwan Boodai Sahaab Aircraft Leasing TAP Portugal Fri, 25 Jul 2014 19:18:00 +0000 133371 at http://atwonline.com <p>Jazeera Airways Airbus A320s</p> Courtesy, Jazeera Airways Gulf Air unveils new A330 retrofitted cabins http://atwonline.com/components/gulf-air-unveils-new-a330-retrofitted-cabins <div class="node-body article-body">Bahraini flag-carrier Gulf Air has received the first of its retrofitted Airbus A330-200s, part of a plan to revitalize the airline in the face of stiff regional competition.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/components/gulf-air-unveils-new-a330-retrofitted-cabins" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/components/gulf-air-unveils-new-a330-retrofitted-cabins#comments Airlines Components Daily News Airbus A330-200 AVOD touchscreen BE Aerospace cabin refurbishment Falcon Gold Gulf Air lie-flat seats Maher Salman Al Musallam Zodiac Aerospace Fri, 25 Jul 2014 19:09:00 +0000 133381 at http://atwonline.com <p>Members of Gulf Air&rsquo;s executive management team in the airline&rsquo;s retrofitted A330 economy class cabin</p> Courtesy, Gulf Air China’s YTO Express receives approval to launch cargo carrier http://atwonline.com/finance-data/china-s-yto-express-receives-approval-launch-cargo-carrier <div class="node-body article-body">China’s YTO Express has received approval from the Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC) to launch a cargo carrier in the fast-growing domestic express delivery market.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/finance-data/china-s-yto-express-receives-approval-launch-cargo-carrier" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/finance-data/china-s-yto-express-receives-approval-launch-cargo-carrier#comments Airlines Finance & Data Daily News Boeing freighters CAAC China’s Express Mail Service Co. Civil Aviation Administration of China Hangzhou Xiaoshan International Airport SF Express YTO Express Yu Huijiao Zhang Xiaojuan Fri, 25 Jul 2014 19:05:00 +0000 133391 at http://atwonline.com Changi Airport traffic reaches 2014 high in June http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/changi-airport-traffic-reaches-2014-high-june <div class="node-body article-body">June was Singapore Changi Airport’s best month this year for passenger movements, at 4.65 million, but still slightly off last year’s pace, reflecting the slowdown in aircraft movements to 28,130 during the month. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/changi-airport-traffic-reaches-2014-high-june" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/changi-airport-traffic-reaches-2014-high-june#comments Daily News Airports & Routes Changi Airport Lee Seow Hiang Fri, 25 Jul 2014 19:02:00 +0000 133461 at http://atwonline.com BTS: US Airlines employment reaches 15-month peak in May http://atwonline.com/labor/bts-us-airlines-employment-reaches-15-month-peak-may <div class="node-body article-body">US scheduled passenger airlines have reported six consecutive months of year-over-year employment growth, according to the US Department of Transportation’s Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS). </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/labor/bts-us-airlines-employment-reaches-15-month-peak-may" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/labor/bts-us-airlines-employment-reaches-15-month-peak-may#comments Airlines Finance & Data Labor Daily News Alaska Airlines Allegiant Air American Airlines ATW Plus BTS Bureau of Transportation statistics Delta Air Lines DOT Fr Hawaiian Airlines JetBlue Airways Spirit Airlines United Airlines US Airways US Department of Transportation USDOT Virgin America Fri, 25 Jul 2014 18:56:00 +0000 133451 at http://atwonline.com MRO News http://atwonline.com/mro/mro-news-96 <div class="node-body article-body">MRO News</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/mro/mro-news-96" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/mro/mro-news-96#comments Daily News MRO BoostAeroSpace Dassault Systems GE Aviation International Association of Machinists Jeppesen Spafax Virgin Atlantic Fri, 25 Jul 2014 18:49:00 +0000 133441 at http://atwonline.com ATW Photo Gallery - Swiss Aviation Training July 2014 http://atwonline.com/photo-galleries/atw-photo-gallery-swiss-aviation-training-july-2014 <div class="node-body gallery-body">A selection of photos from ATW correspondent Kurt Hoffman's visit to join Swiss Aviation Training and Swiss International Air Lines' first officers for touch-and-go-training at Chaterauoux.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/photo-galleries/atw-photo-gallery-swiss-aviation-training-july-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/photo-galleries/atw-photo-gallery-swiss-aviation-training-july-2014#comments Airlines Photo Galleries Training Fri, 25 Jul 2014 17:33:00 +0000 133421 at http://atwonline.com Air Algerie: MD-83 appears to have crashed in Mali http://atwonline.com/safety/air-algerie-md-83-appears-have-crashed-mali <div class="node-body article-body">A Boeing MD-83, chartered by Air Algerie from Spanish company Swiftair, appears to have crashed in Mali with 110 passengers and six crew members on board.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/safety/air-algerie-md-83-appears-have-crashed-mali" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/safety/air-algerie-md-83-appears-have-crashed-mali#comments Airlines Daily News Safety AH5017 Air Algerie McDonnell-Douglas Swiftair Thu, 24 Jul 2014 20:00:00 +0000 133221 at http://atwonline.com <p>Air Algerie plaque in Paris airlines office</p> STEPHANE DE SAKUTIN/AFP/Getty Images United Airlines 2Q net profit up 68% to $789 million http://atwonline.com/finance-data/united-airlines-2q-net-profit-68-789-million <div class="node-body article-body">United Airlines parent United Continental Holdings earned net income of $789 million for the second quarter, up 68.2% over a net profit $469 million in the prior-year period, on a 3.6% rise in revenue to $8.98 billion.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/finance-data/united-airlines-2q-net-profit-68-789-million" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/finance-data/united-airlines-2q-net-profit-68-789-million#comments Airlines Finance & Data Daily News earnings Jeff Smisek net profit second quarter United Airlines United Continental Holdings Thu, 24 Jul 2014 19:58:00 +0000 133281 at http://atwonline.com <p>United Airlines Boeing 747-400</p> By Rob Finlayson Jet Airways announces three-year turnaround strategy with Etihad http://atwonline.com/finance-data/jet-airways-announces-three-year-turnaround-strategy-etihad <div class="node-body article-body">Jet Airways and Etihad Airways have announced a three-year turnaround plan for the Indian carrier’s return to profitability.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/finance-data/jet-airways-announces-three-year-turnaround-strategy-etihad" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/finance-data/jet-airways-announces-three-year-turnaround-strategy-etihad#comments Airlines Finance & Data Daily News ATW Plus Cramer Ball Etihad James Hogan Jet Airways Naresh Goyal Subodh Karnik Thu, 24 Jul 2014 19:55:00 +0000 133271 at http://atwonline.com <p>Jet Airways A330-300</p> By Kurt Hofmann Turkish Airlines in final stages of evaluating A380, 747-8I order http://atwonline.com/airframes/turkish-airlines-final-stages-evaluating-a380-747-8i-order <div class="node-body article-body">Turkish Airlines is in the final stages of evaluating an order for either the Airbus A380-800 or Boeing 747-8I, the carrier has confirmed, saying an order is likely to come before the end of the year. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airframes/turkish-airlines-final-stages-evaluating-a380-747-8i-order" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airframes/turkish-airlines-final-stages-evaluating-a380-747-8i-order#comments Airframes Airlines Daily News 777X A330neo A350 A380 Ali Genc ATW Plus Boeing 747-8I Boeing 787 Hamdi Topcu Istanbul Ataturk Qantas Turkish Airlines Thu, 24 Jul 2014 19:53:00 +0000 133261 at http://atwonline.com Hachey ousted as Bombardier reorganizes http://atwonline.com/airframes/hachey-ousted-bombardier-reorganizes <div class="node-body article-body">Guy Hachey, who led Bombardier’s aircraft businesses for the past six years and was a guiding force behind the new CSeries passenger jet, is leaving the company as part of a corporate overhaul.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airframes/hachey-ousted-bombardier-reorganizes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airframes/hachey-ousted-bombardier-reorganizes#comments Airframes Daily News Airbus Boeing Bombardier CSeries Guy Hachey Pratt & Whitney PW1500 Thu, 24 Jul 2014 19:52:00 +0000 133161 at http://atwonline.com Southwest doubles 2Q net profit; exceeds ROIC target http://atwonline.com/finance-data/southwest-doubles-2q-net-profit-exceeds-roic-target <div class="node-body article-body">Southwest Airlines posted a net profit of $465 million for the second quarter, more than doubling net income of $224 million in the prior-year quarter, and exceeded its pre-tax return on invested capital (ROIC) target for the 12 months ended June 30.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/finance-data/southwest-doubles-2q-net-profit-exceeds-roic-target" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/finance-data/southwest-doubles-2q-net-profit-exceeds-roic-target#comments Airlines Finance & Data Daily News AirTran Airways Gary Kelly net profit ROIC second quarter Southwest Airlines Thu, 24 Jul 2014 19:48:00 +0000 133201 at http://atwonline.com <p>Southwest Airlines Boeing 737-700</p> By Rob Finlayson EasyJet forecasts up to 19% pre-tax profit growth http://atwonline.com/finance-data/easyjet-forecasts-19-pre-tax-profit-growth <div class="node-body article-body">UK low-cost carrier (LCC) EasyJet is forecasting up to 19% pre-tax profit growth for its 2013-14 financial year, after releasing details of its third-quarter performance.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/finance-data/easyjet-forecasts-19-pre-tax-profit-growth" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/finance-data/easyjet-forecasts-19-pre-tax-profit-growth#comments Airlines Finance & Data Daily News Carolyn McCall CFM International EasyJet Flybe London Gatwick Airport Thu, 24 Jul 2014 19:45:00 +0000 133251 at http://atwonline.com <p>EasyJet Airbus A319</p> By Rob Finlayson Iberia pilots and ground staff agree to job cuts http://atwonline.com/labor/iberia-pilots-and-ground-staff-agree-job-cuts <div class="node-body article-body">Unions representing Iberia’s pilots and ground staff have approved a proposal covering up to 1,427 voluntary redundancies, which will be rolled out over the period to December 2017.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/labor/iberia-pilots-and-ground-staff-agree-job-cuts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/labor/iberia-pilots-and-ground-staff-agree-job-cuts#comments Airlines Labor Daily News Iberia job cuts redundancies restructuring Thu, 24 Jul 2014 19:45:00 +0000 133211 at http://atwonline.com <p>Iberia Airbus A330</p> Courtesy, Iberia FAA lifts ban on flights to Tel Aviv: monitors situation http://atwonline.com/security/faa-lifts-ban-flights-tel-aviv-monitors-situation <div class="node-body article-body">FAA has lifted its ban on US airline flights into and out of Tel Aviv Ben Gurion Airport that was put in place after a rocket strike near the airport Tuesday. The agency has cancelled its Notice to Airmen (NOTAM) that was first issued Tuesday and extended by another 25 hours yesterday </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/security/faa-lifts-ban-flights-tel-aviv-monitors-situation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/security/faa-lifts-ban-flights-tel-aviv-monitors-situation#comments Airlines Regulation Security Daily News Safety Delta FAA Lufthansa Tel Aviv Thu, 24 Jul 2014 19:44:00 +0000 133181 at http://atwonline.com Airbus A350 XWB begins final certification phase http://atwonline.com/airframes/airbus-a350-xwb-begins-final-certification-phase <div class="node-body article-body">The Airbus A350-900 has begun route proving flights, the final stage toward certification. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airframes/airbus-a350-xwb-begins-final-certification-phase" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airframes/airbus-a350-xwb-begins-final-certification-phase#comments Airframes Daily News Manufacturers A350-900 Airbus A350 XWB EASA European Aviation Safety Agency MSN5 Qatar Airways route proving flights Type Certification Thu, 24 Jul 2014 19:43:00 +0000 133191 at http://atwonline.com <p>Airbus A350 XWB MSN5 test aircraft</p> Courtesy, Airbus Airline News http://atwonline.com/airlines/airline-news-20 <div class="node-body article-body">Airline News</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airlines/airline-news-20" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airlines/airline-news-20#comments Airlines Daily News China Eastern Airlines GoAir Iberia Interjet Skymark Airlines Thu, 24 Jul 2014 19:40:00 +0000 133241 at http://atwonline.com Triple 777 disasters http://atwonline.com/blog/triple-777-disasters <div class="node-body blog-body">In the space of just 377 days, three 777s and 540 lives were lost in three of the most bizarre airline crashes ever.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/airkarp">AirKarp</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/triple-777-disasters" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/triple-777-disasters#comments Blogs 777-200ER Asiana Airlines Boeing 777 crash Malaysia Airlines MH17 MH370 AirKarp Thu, 24 Jul 2014 16:52:00 +0000 133231 at http://atwonline.com Air Algerie MD-83 missing http://atwonline.com/airlines/air-algerie-md-83-missing <div class="node-body article-body">Contact has been lost with an Air Algerie Boeing MD-83 with 110 passengers and six crew on board.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airlines/air-algerie-md-83-missing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airlines/air-algerie-md-83-missing#comments Airlines Daily News Safety Air Algerie Boeing MD-83 Swiftair Thu, 24 Jul 2014 10:36:00 +0000 133171 at http://atwonline.com <p>Air Algerie plaque in Paris airlines office</p> STEPHANE DE SAKUTIN/AFP/Getty Images Rockets, airports, image and economies http://atwonline.com/blog/rockets-airports-image-and-economies <div class="node-body blog-body">Further to my blog on bans (or not) on flying into Tel Aviv while there are rockets firing in the area, here is an excerpt from an article in the Washington Post Wednesday by authors Anne Gearan, Sudarsan Raghavan and William Booth:</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/atw-editors-blog-0">ATW Editor&#039;s Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/rockets-airports-image-and-economies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/rockets-airports-image-and-economies#comments Airlines Security Safety FAA rocket Tel Aviv ATW Editor&#039;s Blog Thu, 24 Jul 2014 02:47:00 +0000 133151 at http://atwonline.com TransAsia ATR 72 was attempting go-around when it crashed in village http://atwonline.com/safety/transasia-atr-72-was-attempting-go-around-when-it-crashed-village <div class="node-body article-body">The TransAsia Airways ATR 72-500 turboprop that crashed in Taiwan Wednesday had aborted its first landing and was attempting a go-around when it went down in a village near Magong Airport, according to Taiwan Civil Aeronautics Administration DG Jean Shen.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/safety/transasia-atr-72-was-attempting-go-around-when-it-crashed-village" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/safety/transasia-atr-72-was-attempting-go-around-when-it-crashed-village#comments Airframes Airlines Daily News Safety ATR 72 crash GE222 go-around Jean Shen Magong Taiwan Civil Aeronautics Administration TransAsia Airways Xixi Wed, 23 Jul 2014 20:14:00 +0000 133021 at http://atwonline.com <p>Rescue workers and firefighters search through the wreckage of TransAsia Airways Flight GE222 after it crashed near the airport at Magong on the Penghu island chain on July 24.</p> SAM YEH/AFP/Getty Images