ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 222475
Last updated: 23 October 2021
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.

Date:31-AUG-1982
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic BE20 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Beechcraft Super King Air 200 ?
Owner/operator:Republic of China Air Force (ROCAF)
Registration: 1315 ?
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 6 / Occupants: 12
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Taipeh AB -   Taiwan
Phase: Take off
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed just after take-off, killing six including Maj-Gen Yen PingWen (former commander of 5th Fighter Wing) and injuring six others. Type and registration not confirmed but possible.

Sources:

The Straits Times 1 September 1982, p40
(Scramble)


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
02-Mar-2019 21:37 TB Added
02-Mar-2019 22:28 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Source, Narrative]
03-Mar-2019 08:38 TB Updated [Date, Aircraft type, Registration, Narrative]
21-Jun-2021 06:24 TB Updated [Operator]

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description