Along with Bryant and Gianna, those that lost their lives in this crash were Gianna’s teammates Payton Chester, 13; Alyssa Altobelli, 14; Payton’s mother, Sarah Chester, 45; Alyssa’s parents John Altobelli, 56, and Keri Altobelli, 46; assistant coach Christina Mauser, 38; and pilot Zobanyan, 50.
Written by Omari Jahi
Washington Post: Helicopter pilot in crash that killed Kobe Bryant didn’t follow training when flying into disorienting clouds, investigators say, Ian Duncan
USA Today: Tragedy, then lawsuits: The vast legal fallout of the Kobe Bryant helicopter crash, Tom Schad
CNN: Kobe Bryant helicopter crashed after pilot pushed limits and disregarded training, NTSB says, Pete Muntean, Madeline Holcombe, and Gregory Wallace
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