UK Prosecution Shines Light on Illegal Charter Flights

Phil Horsepool


A little over two years have passed since the crash off the French coast of a Piper Malibu that ended the life of Argentinian soccer player Emiliano Sala. The English Premier League star—who was on his way to Wales, where he had just been signed by Cardiff City—was the sole passenger on the 1984-built, U.S.-registered piston-single (N264DB) being flown by pilot David Ibbotson, who was also killed in the crash.

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