Tuesday, July 20, 2021

Luscombe 8F, N2054B: Fatal accident occurred July 18, 2021 in Del Rio, Val Verde County, Texas

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; San Antonio, Texas

Aircraft crashed under unknown circumstances on a ranch.

Ryan N. Mudry

Date: 18-JUL-21
Time: 23:12:00Z
Regis#: N2054B
Aircraft Make: LUSCOMBE
Aircraft Model: 8F
Event Type: ACCIDENT
Highest Injury: FATAL
Total Fatal: 1
Flight Crew: 1
Aircraft Missing: No
Activity: PERSONAL
Flight Phase: EN ROUTE (ENR)
Operation: 91
State: TEXAS

Those who may have information that might be relevant to the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) investigation may contact them by email witness@ntsb.gov, and any friends and family who want to contact investigators about the accident should email assistance@ntsb.gov. You can also call the NTSB Response Operations Center at 844-373-9922 or 202-314-6290.

Ryan Nicholas Mudry
February 20, 1987 - July 18, 2021

Ryan Nicholas Mudry, age 34, entered into rest on Sunday, July 18, 2021 in Del Rio, Texas. He was born on February 20, 1987.

Services are pending.


  1. Photo of the Luscombe from 1994:


  2. "NBC 5 News
    One person was found dead when the wreckage of a small plane was discovered on a ranch in rural West Texas, authorities said.
    Val Verde County Sheriff Joe Frank Martinez said Monday that a landowner found the wreckage of the private plane on Sunday and called the sheriff’s office.
    Authorities said the wreckage was found near Comstock, which is about 30 miles northwest of Del Rio.
    Val Verde County is located on the border with Mexico."
    Copyright Associated Press