Business Jet Traveler » December 2006

December 1, 2006
The second prototype of the eight-passenger Grob SPn light jet crashed shortly after takoff from the company's airfield in Tussenhausen-Mattsies, Germany, on November 29, killing the chief test pilot, who was the sole occupant. The airplane had logged 28 hours since its first flight on September 29.




“The president of the company and I often fly together because we have such a hard time finding enough time in the office. We’ll say ‘save that for the trip.’ ”

-iHeartMedia CEO Bob Pittman