WAYNE, NEB. — On Friday night, a airplane crash close to the Wayne Airport resulted within the demise of a pilot throughout the MayDay STOL Drag Races.
In keeping with a Fb put up from occasion organizers, the accident occurred round 6:45 p.m. and seemed to be attributable to a “stall spin” which might trigger a steep, downward trajectory of an airplane.
“With the intention to respect the privateness of their household, we’re not releasing any particulars about their id at the moment,” the put up from MayDay STOL Drag Races stated. “Our deepest condolences are prolonged to all of the family and friends of this pilot whom we personally hung out with main as much as right this moment’s occasions.”
The put up then went on to notice that the remaining occasions for the races have been canceled and the Nationwide Transportation Security Board and Federal Aviation Administration are investigating the incident with full cooperation from staffers.