With the sudden demise of the NBA legend Kobe Bryant, his daughter Gianna and seven others in a tragic helicopter crash near Los Angeles on Sunday night, Kylie Jenner recently took to her social media to pay her tribute to Kobe Bryant and the other members in the tragic accident. Apart from that, the makeup mogul also made a shocking revelation about her connection with the crashed helicopter and mentioned she booked it for half-brother Rob Kardashian’s daughter Dream Renee Kardashian.
On Instagram, still in shock, Kylie Jenner revealed that time and again she rode the same helicopter Kobe Bryant and daughter Gianna lost their lives in. The makeup mogul last rode Bryant’s Sikorsky S-76 helicopter with the pilot Ara and niece Dream Kardashian in November 2019, and frequently traveled with the helicopter. Sharing pictures of the victims in the crash, Kylie wrote, “rest in peace.. and prayers to these families…i still can’t believe this. that was the helicopter i would fly on from time to time with that pilot, Ara. he was such a nice man.” While Kylie scared the scary connection she had with the helicopter that crashed, pilot Ara Zobayan the makeup mogul referred to was the one who passed away alongside Kobe, Gianna and other six passengers on board of the NBA legend’s crashed Sikorsky S-76B helicopter. Also Read: Kobe Bryant No More, NBA Star And His Daughter Die In Helicopter Crash: Virat Kohli, Priyanka Chopra, Akshay Kumar Mourn His Death
Kylie in her stories also added, “Hold your loved ones close,” as one of her loved ones once flew with her in the helicopter. Kylie Jenner’s niece and brother Rob Kardashian’s daughter Dream Renee Kardashian who recently celebrated her third birthday in Bryant’s helicopter just months before the crash. Earlier during Dream’s birthday, Kylie shared a picture of the munchkin enjoying her first helicopter rise in the same Sikorsky S-76 helicopter, its N72EX tail number/registration visible. Check pictures.
Needless to say, The passing away of NBA Lakers legend Kobe Bryant has left fans worldwide heartbroken and in shock.
Meanwhile, as the crash is under investigation, apart from Kobe Bryant, his daughter Gianna and pilot Ara, passengers who passed away in the fatal accident were Gianna’s basketball teammate Alyssa Altobelli, Alyssa’s parents John Altobelli and Keri Altobelli, coach Christina Mauser, and mother-daughter pair, Sarah Chester and Payton Chester. The helicopter owned by Kobe Bryant crashed on Sunday evening while heading towards Mamba Sports Academy in Newbury Park.
Image source: Instagram/ Kylie Jenner, Rob Kardashian
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