Another tragic plane crash has occurred, this time off the coast of Taiwan.
TransAsia Flight GE222 was attempting to make an emergency landing when it crashed in the Penghu Island city of Magong. 51 or the 58 passengers and crew members were killed.
Pilots in the plane were reportedly trying to take the aircraft down safely due to bad weather caused by Typhoon Matmo, which slammed into the Asian nation on Wednesday. Civil aviation chief Shen Chi spoke about the crash today saying: