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Federal officials begin investigation of fatal plane crash in Mokuleia

  • Video by Leila Fujimori and Dennis Oda.

    The National Transportation Safety Board briefed the media on Sunday about Friday's skydiving plane crash at Dillingham Airfield that killed all 11 on board.

  • LEILA FUJIMORI / LFUJIMORI@STARADVERTISER.COM

    Madison O’Connell, 11, showed a drawing Sunday she created in remembrance of the 11 plane crash victims at Dillingham Air Field in Mokuleia.

  • NATIONAL TRANSPORTATION SAFETY BOARD VIA ASSOCIATED PRESS

    National Transportation Safety Board officials arrived Sunday to begin their investigation.

  • LEILA FUJIMORI / LFUJIMORI@STARADVERTISER.COM

    National Transportation Safety Board officials started their investigation by putting up tarps along the fence line to cover the crash.

  • LEILA FUJIMORI / LFUJIMORI@STARADVERTISER.COM

    Flowers and lei hung on the fence at one of two makeshift memorials.

  • COURTESY GABRIEL MONREAL

    Skydiver Larry Lemaster, right, tandem jumping with Gabriel Monreal over Fort Worth, Texas. Lemaster died Friday in a plane crash on Oahu’s North Shore.

Investigators from the National Transportation Safety Board said Sunday the skydiving plane that crashed at Dillingham Airfield, killing all 11 aboard — 10 men and one woman — apparently flipped and burned shortly after takeoff. Read more

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