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Date:mercredi 15 mai 1968
Type/Sous-type:Silhouette image of generic C130 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lockheed C-130E Hercules
Compagnie:United States Air Force - USAF
Immatriculation: 63-7875
Numéro de série: 3945
Année de Fabrication: 1964
Equipage:victimes: 0 / à bord: 7
Passagers:victimes: 0 / à bord: 0
Total:victimes: 0 / à bord: 7
Dégats de l'appareil: Perte Totale
Conséquences: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Lieu de l'accident:Chu Lai Air Base (VCL) (   Vietnam)
Phase de vol: A l'atterrissage (LDG)
Aéroport de départ:?
Aéroport de destination:Chu Lai Air Base (VCL/VVCL), Vietnam
The aircraft suffered a hard landing accident, causing the left-hand wing to break.
There are conflicting reports as to where it happened. The book Vietnam Air Losses by Chris Hobson suggests it occurred at Song Be, while two photographers claim to have taken photos of the damaged aircraft at Chu Lai Air Base and Quang Tri respectively.

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


photo of Lockheed-C-130E-Hercules-63-7875
accident date: 15-05-1968
type: Lockheed C-130E Hercules
registration: 63-7875
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