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47 feared dead in Taiwan crash

A relative of a passenger on the Taiwan domestic TransAsia Airways flight GE222 at the flight’s departure airport. -AP Flight GE222 was heading from the southern port city of Kaohsiung to the island of Penghu in the Taiwan Strait. A plane landing in stormy weather crashed outside an airport on a small Taiwanese island late Full Article

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