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NTSB releases report on crash that killed Fargo AirSho pilot


KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — The National Transportation Safety Board has issued a preliminary report on the Tennessee plane crash that killed pilot Jim “Fang” Maroney, a Fargo AirSho performer and former commander in the North Dakota Air National Guard.

Maroney, a 59-year-old Casselton native who lived in Milwaukee, was flying his signature show plane — a 1956 de Havilland “Super Chipmunk” — to a Florida air show when the crash happened the afternoon of March 23.

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