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Airframe Details for C-130 #5301

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Aircraft: : 5301
LM Aero T/V 5301
Plant Lockheed Marietta Plant
Local C/N
Delivered USNavy 164996
Current USNavy 164996
Status [act]

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Aircraft History

Date Status Local S/N Airforce/Unit Version Name Info
Unknown [act] 164996 C-130T
Oct 1992 [act] 164996 USNavy VR-48 'WV' C-130T
Tail code should be JR, but may never have been painted as such.
Oct 1993 [act] 164996 USNavy VR-53 'WV' C-130T
Unknown [act] 164996 USNavy VR-62 'JW' C-130T
01 Jun 2004 [msh] 164996 USNavy VR-62 'JW' C-130T
Storm hit NAS Fort Worth, Texas damaging this aircraft plus KC-130 165000 and an EA-6B. Aircraft was knocked up onto its side with a wingtip on the ground causing damage to the wing tank and propellors. Aircraft was repaired using a wing from C-130E #64-0514 and then transfered to VR-64.
Oct 2005 [act] 164996 USNavy VR-64 'BD' C-130T
Aug 2020 [act] 164996 'RU' C-130T

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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