Missing Plane Carrying Footballer Emiliano Sala Found, Say Investigators
Monday, February 4, 2019, 8:51 AM
The missing plane carrying Argentinian footballer Emiliano Sala and his pilot has been found, investigators told AFP. "I can confirm it has been found," a spokesperson for Britain's Air Accidents Investigation Branch said. Sala was travelling from France to join-up with his new club, Premier League side Cardiff City, in a light aircraft on January-21 when it went missing close to the Channel Islands.
Seat cushions found likely from missing Emiliano Sala plane
Thursday, January 31, 2019, 7:28 AM
British investigators said on Wednesday it was "likely" that two seat cushions that washed up on the French shore this week were from the missing plane carrying footballer Emiliano Sala. Britain's Air Accidents Investigation Branch (AAIB), which is probing the disappearance of the light aircraft over the Channel on January 21, said the cushions were discovered on the Normandy coastline on Monday.