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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

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