NTSB ID: WPR11MA454
Event Type: Aviation Crash
Location: Reno, NV
Date: September 16, 2011
On September 17, 2011, the NTSB launched a go-team to investigate the crash of a vintage P-51D Mustang aircraft at the Reno Air Races in Reno, NV.
Howard Plagens will serve as the Investigator-in-Charge of the team. NTSB Board Member Mark Rosekind is accompanying the team and will serve as the principal spokesman during the on-scene phase of the investigation.
Media Contact: Terry Williams, 202-557-1350 (cell), 202-314-6100 (NTSB HQ)