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Airframe Details for C-130 #4569

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Aircraft: : 4569

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LM Aero T/V 4569
Plant Lockheed Marietta Plant
Local C/N
Delivered FARDC 9T-TCE
Current FARDC 9T-TCE
Status [w/o]

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Aircraft History

Date Status Local S/N Airforce/Unit Version Name Info
Jan 1975 [act] 9T-TCE C-130H
Delivered to Zaire, crashed before the country was renamed to the Democratic Republic of Congo.
Unknown [act] 9T-TCE FARDC Esc 191 C-130H
14 Sep 1980 [msh] 9T-TCE FARDC Esc 191 C-130H
Lost during an attempted three-engine take-off with maximum fuel from Kindu, Zaire.
14 Sep 1980 [w/o] 9T-TCE FARDC Esc 191 C-130H

Abbreviations and symbols:
[act] Active [i/a] Instructional Airframe [sto] Stored (e.g. at AMARG)
[cld] Cancelled Order [msh] Involved in Mishap [w/o] Write-off
[con] Converted [o/o] On Order
[des] Destroyed (drone) [pre] Preserved (museum, gateguard) T/V LM Aero Type/Version (Construction) number
[emb] Embargoed [scr] Scrapped Photo Available

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