- Moises Saba and Family Die
The helicopter carrying the businessman crashes in Mexico City
Moises Saba Masri died Sun. night in a helicopter he was riding along with some relatives. The helicopter crashed in Cuajimalpa, Mexico City, leaving from the Toluca airport in Mexico state, after a New York trip. Saba Masri displayed an interest in business since he was very young, partnering with TV Azteca managing soccer teams on television with Ricardo Salinas Pliego, with whom he founded several businesses. The former nephew of one of the richest men in Mexico, Isaac Saba Raffoul, he headed real estate companies (Group Celha, IUZA Group) and together with his father, Alberto Saba Raffoul, built shopping malls. He planned to erect a mixed use project (shops, homes, offices) in the capital's Paseo de la Reforma. Investigations to find the cause of the accident continue, while the bad weather which has hit central Mexico has yet to be ruled out as a factor.
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