NBA star Kobe Bryant & wife Vanessa had a deal not to fly in helicopter together
Kobe Bryant and his wife Vanessa reportedly would not fly together in a helicopter. The couple had been married since 2001 but wife Vanessa would not join him when he used helicopters for the convenience of getting around LA. It's said Kobe used only Ara Zobayan as the pilot, who too was killed along with him in the crash. Bryant was tragically killed in a helicopter crash along with 8 other people including his 13-yo daughter.