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Last updated: 27 February 2021
Date:Wednesday 26 July 2000
Time:ca 06:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic C130 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lockheed C-130H Hercules
Operator:Royal Jordanian Air Force - RJAF
Registration: 348
C/n / msn: 4073
First flight: 1965
Crew:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 13 / Occupants: 13
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:near Mafraq-King Hussein Airport (OMF) (   Jordan)
Phase: Unknown (UNK)
Departure airport:Mafraq-King Hussein Airport (OMF/OJMF), Jordan
Destination airport:?
The Lockheed Hercules transport plane was on a training mission for the special forces when it crashed. The wreckage scattered over a 2 km2 area near the Amman-Mafraq Highway.

» Gadsden Times - Jul 26, 2000


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