Map showing location of September 16, 2011 Reno Air Races crash

NTSB ID: WPR11MA454

Event Type: Aviation Crash

Location: Reno, NV

Date: September 16, 2011


Aviation Accident Investigation

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.

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Media Contact: Terry Williams, 202-557-1350 (cell), 202-314-6100 (NTSB HQ)