Pilot in crash that killed footballer Sala said plane was ‘dodgy’, clip reveals


The flying the plane that came down in the English Channel, killing Argentinian footballer Emiliano Sala (pictured), previously complained that the aircraft was ‘dodgy’, according to audio obtained by the BBC. – EPA pic, September 21, 2022.

THE pilot flying the plane that came down in the English Channel, killing Argentinian footballer Emiliano Sala, previously complained that the aircraft was “dodgy”, according to audio obtained by the BBC.

Sala, 28, and pilot David Ibbotson, 59, died when the single-engined Piper Malibu plane they were travelling in came down en route from Nantes, northwest France, to Cardiff in 2019.


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