WWII-Era Flying Wing Plane Has Fatally Crashed On State Prison Grounds

A pilot operating the world’s only 1944 Northrop N9M Flying Wing plane is reportedly deceased after the aircraft crashed on the grounds of a prison in Norco, Calif. Details on the incident are still vague; it seems no bystanders were injured but the plane appears to have essentially disintegrated on impact.

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Author: Andrew P. Collins on Foxtrot Alpha, shared by Andrew P. Collins to Jalopnik

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