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Last updated: 21 January 2022
Datum:donderdag 12 oktober 1967
Type:Silhouette image of generic C130 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lockheed C-130A Hercules
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:United States Air Force - USAF
Registratie: 57-0467
Constructienummer: 3174
Bouwjaar: 1958
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 4
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 0
Totaal:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 4
Slachtoffers op de grond:slachtoffers: 1
Schade: Afgeschreven
Gevolgen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Plaats:Dak To (   Vietnam)
Fase: Start (TOF)
Soort vlucht:Militair
Vliegveld van vertrek:Dak To Airfield, Vietnam
Vliegveld van aankomst:Cam Ranh Airport (CXR/VVCR), Vietnam
The C-130A Hercules transport plane hit a bulldozer that crossed the runway just as the airplane was taking off. The driver of the bulldozer was killed. The Hercules managed to get airborne and continued to Cam Ranh Bay where it landed safely. Damage to the airplane was deemed irreparable with the resources available.

» Vietnam Air Losses : United States Air Force, Navy and Marine Corps fixed-wing aircraft losses in Southeast Asia 1961-1973 / Chris Hobson


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