Olivier Dassault, owner of a fighter jet maker like Raphael, died in a helicopter crash.
According to details, French President Emmanuel Macron said in a message that the owner of the Raphael fighter jet company and French billionaire Olivier Dassault has died in a helicopter crash.
Macron said Olivier Dassault loved France. He was an industry captain, a member of parliament, a local elected officer, and a reserve commander in the Air Force.
French President Emmanuel Macron added that he had served the country all his life and that his sudden departure was a great loss.
Dassault, 69, was the eldest son of industrialist and billionaire Serge Dassault. He owns the famous French warplane Raphael and the newspaper Le Figaro.