Business Man who Organised Sala’s Flight Gets 18 Months Imprisonment
Businessman, David Henderson, who was in control of the flight that crashed, which killed Emiliano Sala, had been sentenced to 18 months imprisonment for endangering the security of an plane.
Sky Sports confirmed the information on its web site on Friday, November twelfth, 2021. In line with reviews, he was convicted of a majority verdict of 10 to 2 at a Cardiff Crown Court docket.
The aircraft carrying Sala crashed into the English Channel whereas touring to his new membership, Cardiff Metropolis on January twenty first, 2019 which killed the striker and pilot David Ibbotson.
In line with the findings, Mr Ibbotson, who usually flew for him, didn’t maintain a industrial pilot licence, a qualification to fly at night time and his ranking to fly the single-engine Piper Malibu had expired.
Henderson additionally despatched texts to a number of individuals telling them to remain silent the aircraft crashed, in order that there will not “open a can of worms”. He admitted on the court docket that he feared an investigation into his enterprise dealings.
The lawyer representing Sala’s household mentioned he hopes the Civil Aviation Authority will ensure that unlawful flights of this sort are stopped.