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Former manager of Vitra tiles in Arklow dies in helicopter crash

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Former manager of Vitra tiles in Arklow dies in helicopter crash

Former manager of Vitra tiles in Arklow dies in helicopter crash

Salim Ozen

Salim Ozen

Salim Ozen manager of the former Arklow based tile company Vitra tiles has died in a helicopter crash in Turkey.

The Sikorsky S-76 helicopter which was carrying a number of  business executives hit a television tower shortly after take off in Istanbul at 11.36am local time [8:36 GMT] on Friday.

Local media said Eczacıbaşı Vitra Russia’s CEO Salim Özen and four Russian guests were on board the helicopter at the time of the crash.

It is understood all 7 including 2 crew members on board died.

 

 


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