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Last updated: 20 October 2021
Fecha:martes 21 junio 1977
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic C130 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lockheed EC-130Q Hercules
Operador:United States Navy
Registración: 156176
Numéro de série: 4280
Año de Construcción: 1968
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 16 / Ocupantes: 16
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 0
Total:Fatalidades: 16 / Ocupantes: 16
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:1,5 km (0.9 milles) de la costa de Wake Island Airport (AWK) (   US Islas Remotas Menores)
Fase: Ascenso Inicial (ICL)
Aeropuerto de Salida:Wake Island Airport (AWK/PAWK), US Islas Remotas Menores
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Guam-Agana NAS (NGM), Guam
Crashed into sea after night takeoff.


photo of Lockheed-EC-130Q-Hercules-156176
accident date: 21-06-1977
type: Lockheed EC-130Q Hercules
registration: 156176

This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not display the exact flight path.
Distance from Wake Island Airport to Guam-Agana NAS as the crow flies is 2402 km (1501 miles).
Accident location: Approximate; accuracy within a few kilometers.

This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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