TransAsia pilots undergo mandatory proficiency tests following crash that kills at least 36

February 7, 2015 6:45 AM

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TransAsia pilots undergo mandatory proficiency tests following crash that kills at least 36

In this photo taken Thursday, Feb. 5, 2015, emergency personnel inspect of one of the recovered engines at the site of a commercial plane crash in Taipei, Taiwan. One of the two engines on TransAsia Airways Flight 235 went idle 37 seconds after takeoff, and the pilots apparently shut off the other before making a futile attempt to restart it, Taiwan's top aviation safety official said. The Taiwanese commercial flight with 58 people aboard clipped a bridge shortly after takeoff and crashed into a river in the island's capital of Taipei on Wednesday morning. (AP Photo/Wally Santana) (The Associated Press)

In this photo taken Thursday, Feb. 5, 2015, relatives pray for victims in front of one of the recovered engines at the site of a commercial plane crash in Taipei, Taiwan. One of the two engines on TransAsia Airways Flight 235 went idle 37 seconds after takeoff, and the pilots apparently shut off the...

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