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28 July 2020

Departure procedures misunderstanding contributed to serious loss of separation incident at Sydney Airport

28 July 2020

Likely flight crew confusion with Sydney-centric departure procedures contributed to a Boeing 777 turning right instead of left on departure from Sydney Airport, resulting in a serious airprox incident with an ATR 72 which had taken off from the parallel runway, an ATSB investigation notes.

Report: Unstable approach, failure to go-around leads to a hard landing of ATR 72 at Canberra, Australia

12 November 2019

The ATSB concluded that an unstable approach preceded a hard landing accident of an ATR 72 airliner at Canberra, Australia.

ATSB issues recommendations for improved aircraft design tolerance to inadvertent dual control inputs

26 May 2019

The ATSB has issued Safety Recommendations to EASA and aircraft manufacturer ATR seeking improved aircraft system design tolerance to inadvertent dual control inputs by pilots.

ATR 72-600 veers off runway on landing in thunderstorm at Taichung, Taiwan

22 April 2019

Far Eastern Air Transport flight FE3060 veered off the side of the runway while landing in a thunderstorm at Taichung, Taiwan.

Virgin Australia ATR 72-600 suffers flameouts in both engines

18 December 2018

A Virgin Australia ATR 72-600 suffered flameouts in both engines while descending towards Canberra.

Report: ATR 72-600 struck runway maintenance equipment when landing at Surabaya

21 October 2018

The NTSC reported that an ATR 72-600 struck runway maintenance equipment when landing at Surabaya; the runway had not been inspected following night time works.

ATR 72-600 hits runway edge light on landing Taichung Airport, Taiwan

23 August 2018

A Mandarin Airlines ATR 72-600 was damaged after hitting a runway edge light on landing at Taichung Airport, Taiwan.

Preliminary report: ATR 72-600 lands at closed Sintang Airport, Indonesia

7 August 2018

NTSC Indonesia issued a preliminary report on an ATR 72-600 that landed at the old, closed, Sintang Airport, Indonesia. The pilot was not briefed on the new airport that opened two months earlier.

Improper crosswind landing technique causes ATR 72-600 runway excursion at Indore Airport, India

8 July 2018

An improper crosswind landing technique caused an ATR 72-600 runway excursion accident at Indore Airport, India, according to the AAIB India investigation report.

Aeromar ATR 72-600 hits ATR 42-500 during engine runup test at Mexico City Airport

29 March 2018

An Aeromar ATR 72-600 hit an ATR 42-500 during an engine runup test at Mexico City Airport.