Michael Brassington

The scene after the February 2, 2005 crash in Teterboro, New Jersey. (File Photo: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Brothers Convicted In Teterboro Charter Jet Crash Trial

An investigation born of a fiery plane crash nearly six years ago culminated Monday in convictions for two brothers accused of skirting safety regulations.

11/15/2010

The scene after the February 2, 2005 crash in Teterboro, New Jersey. (File Photo: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Deliberations To Resume In Teterboro Crash Trial

The now-defunct company’s clients included film and music celebrities. Some paid as much as $85,000 for flights.

11/12/2010

The scene after the February 2, 2005 crash in Teterboro, New Jersey. (File Photo: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Jurors Deliberate Fate Of Fla. Charter Firm Execs

Brothers Michael and Paul Brassington were indicted last year and accused of running illegal commercial charters and skirting safety requirements.

11/10/2010

The scene after the February 2, 2005 crash in Teterboro, New Jersey. (File Photo: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Charter Jet Trial Goes To The Jury

A lawyer for a former charter jet company executive told jurors the government’s fraud case against his client is based on flawed testimony.

11/09/2010

The scene after the February 2, 2005 crash in Teterboro, New Jersey. (File Photo: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Prosecutor: Charter Jet Exec Put Money Above Safety

An executive lied about the weights of his planes, a practice that culminated in a fiery crash at Teterboro Airport that injured 20 people and caused millions in damage, a federal prosecutor told jurors Monday.

11/08/2010

A Challenger jet sits partially in a warehouse after going off the runway - Teterboro, NJ - Feb 2, 2005 - Photo: Mario Tama/Getty Images

Prosecutor: Jet Co. Compromised Safety For Greed

The government alleges Platinum lied about its planes’ weights in order to stock up on fuel at airports where they could get a cheaper price, like Teterboro.

10/14/2010

A Challenger jet sits partially in a warehouse after going off the runway - Teterboro, NJ - Feb 2, 2005 - Photo: Mario Tama/Getty Images

Opening Statements Begin In Teterboro Crash Trial

Opening statements are getting under way at the federal trial of three officials from a charter jet company whose plane crashed at a New Jersey airport.

10/14/2010