DEERFIELD TOWNSHIP, N.J. (CBS) -- A household is grieving successful South jersey aft a begetter and lad were killed successful a tiny level crash in Cumberland County connected Monday. The household said Tuesday their symptom is unimaginable.
The household identified those connected committee the tiny level arsenic Kristofer Noone and his father, John Noone.
Through symptom and tears, the Noone household described losing their begetter and his lad arsenic a immense void for them and for the community.
"It's devastating. A ample portion of maine went down successful that level yesterday with them," lad John Noone said. "It's everlastingly changed my life."
His father, 67-year-old John Noone, was known arsenic "Moose" and worked arsenic an aviation mechanic. His lad 24-year-old Kristofer Noone was a commercialized aviator for Spirit Airlines.
Their household ran a tiny level restoration concern from Bucks Airport successful Deerfield Township.
"We were truly blessed to beryllium portion of it here," lad John Noone said. "And my full satellite is gone. I don't adjacent cognize what to do."
Authorities accidental the begetter and lad took disconnected from Bucks Airport Monday day erstwhile thing went incorrect and the level crashed into a residential gait little than a 4th mile into the flight.
"They did their champion to divert immoderate further injury," John said.
The proprietor of the Bucks Airport has known the Noones for years.
"The begetter and lad were similar champion buds," proprietor Aaron Pearl said. "Always together."
Officials with the National Transportation Safety Board are present moving to fig retired what pb up to the deadly clang and are readying to analyse the level - a single-engine champion.
"We'll look astatine it implicit the adjacent mates of days," NTSB pb researcher Daniel Boggs said. "We'll look astatine each the systems connected it and spell implicit it from chemoreceptor to tail."
CBS Philadelphia besides spoke to aviation lawyer John Gagliano.
"From my perspective, it looks similar an motor nonaccomplishment with 2 experienced pilots connected board," Gagliano said.
Meanwhile, the Noones accidental the begetter and lad were taken from them excessively soon.
"I miss them," John said. "I privation they were inactive here."
The NTSB says their preliminary probe could beryllium released successful astir 2 weeks.