Aircraft Repair Co. Hit With $11M Verdict Over Crash

Law360, New York (December 16, 2011, 8:48 PM EST) -- A Philadelphia jury on Wednesday awarded a professional pilot and her fiance $11.35 million in a suit alleging that Winner Aviation Corp. failed to properly maintain their private plane that was involved in a 2007 crash.

Heather Moran and Dr. Robert Marisco Jr., who owned the twin-engine Cessna Skymaster airplane that lost power in its rear engine and crashed shortly after takeoff from DeKalb-Peachtree Airport in Georgia in August 2007, alleged that Winner Aviation never undertook the repairs or overhauling of the rear engine necessary to...
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