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Last updated: 28 January 2022
Datum:Donnerstag 24 April 1980
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic C130 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lockheed EC-130E Hercules
Fluggesellschaft:United States Air Force - USAF
Kennzeichen: 62-1809
Werknummer: 3770
Baujahr: 1963
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 5 / Insassen: 5
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 0
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 5 / Insassen: 5
Opfer des Zusammenstoßes:Todesopfer: 3
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:Posht-i-Badam (   Iran)
Flugphase: Stehendes (STD)
Flug von:?
Flug nach:?
Destroyed after collision with USMC RH-53D Sea Stallion (158761) helicopter during a US hostage rescue operation.

» Toledo Blade - Apr 27, 1980


photo of Lockheed-EC-130E-Hercules-62-1809
accident date: 24-04-1980
type: Lockheed EC-130E Hercules
registration: 62-1809
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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