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04/02/2015 TransAsia Airways Flight 235 crashes

TransAsia Airways Flight 235 was a domestic flight that crashed into the Keelung River shortly after takeoff from Taipei Songshan Airport, 5.4 km to the west of Songshan in Taiwan. The TransAsia Airways flight, operated with a ten-month-old ATR 72-600 aircraft, was flying from Taipei to Kinmen, a Taiwanese island off the coast of mainland Fujian, with 53 passengers and five crew on board. There were 15 survivors.