Published: March 29, 2021 9:02 a.m.
Billionaire Petr Kellner (56) died in a helicopter crash in Alaska, as his group PPF confirmed to the Czech agency CTK. The richest Czech was said to have died in an accident in which a total of five people died.
According to a “New York Times” report, the accident occurred on Saturday.
— Judith Grohmann (@EmmaPeel_Knight) March 29, 2021
The group apparently went heli-skiing.
Fatalities in helicopter crash in Alaska
Another person survived the accident. Kellner was the majority owner of the investment firm PPF, which operates in the telecommunications, finance and industrial businesses.
Petr Kellner, founder and owner of PPF Group (Home Credit, SOTIO, O2 CZ, CME group who runs TV in 5 CEE countries) has died in helicopter crash in Alaska – NY Times.https://t.co/ACRn66emFz pic.twitter.com/NMCt3rSUYU
– Filip Horky (@FilipHorky) March 29, 2021
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