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French billionaire politician Olivier Dassault dies in helicopter crash

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French billionaire and centre-right politician Olivier Dassault has died in a tragic helicopter crash shortly after takeoff in northern France on Sunday evening.The pilot was also killed in the crash shortly after taking off at a coastal resort in Deauville, Normandy where the billionaire had a holiday home.
The cause of the crash is unknown, with the French air accident investigation bureau (BEA) reporting the Aérospatiale AS350 Écureuil aircraft crashed on take off from private ground and opened…

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