The airliner clipping a bridge seconds before the crash in February. Photo: SCMP Pictures

Pilot in crashed TransAsia flight shut down plane’s only working engine by mistake: Taiwan probe

A pilot on the TranAsia aircraft that crashed into a river in northern Taiwan in February, killing 43 people, shut down the plane’s only working engine by mistake after the other had failed, a report by accident investigators confirmed on Thursday.

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