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Last updated: 6 December 2021
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Date:Wednesday 1 July 1987
Type:Silhouette image of generic C130 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lockheed C-130E Hercules
Operator:United States Air Force - USAF
Registration: 68-10945
MSN: 4325
First flight: 1969
Crew:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 6
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 6
Ground casualties:Fatalities: 1
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Fort Bragg, NC (   United States of America)
Phase: Maneuvering (MNV)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Fayetteville-Pope AFB, NC (POB/KPOB), United States of America
Destination airport:Fayetteville-Pope AFB, NC (POB/KPOB), United States of America
Narrative:
The Hercules doing a LAPES drop at Fort Bragg when it pulled up too late. The airplane skidded some 1000 yards down a dirt runway and struck a military vehicle, killing an Army soldier. The airplane continued and ended up against some trees,

Sources:
» Cargo plane crashes at Fort Bragg
» kills five (Gettysburg Times, 1987-07-02)


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