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Date:Tuesday 28 June 1983
Time:12:10
Type:Silhouette image of generic C130 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lockheed C-130H Hercules
Operator:United States Air Force - USAF
Registration: 74-2068
MSN: 4694
First flight: 1976
Crew:Fatalities: 5 / Occupants: 5
Passengers:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Total:Fatalities: 6 / Occupants: 6
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:160 km (100 mls) NW of Las Vegas-Nellis AFB, NV (LSV) (   United States of America)
Phase: Maneuvering (MNV)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Las Vegas-Nellis AFB, NV (LSV/KLSV), United States of America
Destination airport:?
Narrative:
Crashed after entering a stall at low level. The C-130 had just completed a simulated heavy equipment drop.

Classification:
Loss of control

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