Cessna Monopoly Claim Survives In Runway Crash Suit

Law360, New York (April 13, 2012, 6:04 PM EDT) -- A Florida federal judge on Friday tossed the brunt of a suit against Cessna Aircraft Co. over a 2008 runway plane crash, but said plaintiffs can still move forward with a portion of their state antitrust claim alleging Cessna tried to monopolize the repair market for its Citation X jets.

Aviation charter firms WM Aviation LLC and Tricor International Corp. accused Cessna of performing faulty maintenance on the jet operated by WM Aviation that skidded off a runway at New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport...
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Case Information

Case Title

WM Aviation, LLC et al v. Cessna Aircraft Company

Case Number



Florida Middle

Nature of Suit

Prop. Damage Prod. Liability


Charlene Edwards Honeywel

Date Filed

December 18, 2011

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