C-130 64-0505

Unread postPosted: 19 Feb 2019, 01:24
by jausps23
Can anyone provide any information concerning this accident at Brewer Field NAS/Guam International Airport on Dec. 9, 1972?

Re: C-130 64-0505

Unread postPosted: 19 Feb 2019, 14:17
by c130kcf
Crash of a Lockheed C-130 Hercules in Agana: 5 killed
Date & Time: Dec 9, 1972
Type of aircraft: Lockheed C-130 Hercules (29567)"> Lockheed C-130 Hercules
Operator: United States Air Force - USAF (since 1947) (31252)">
Registration: 64-0505
Flight Phase: Landing (descent or approach)
Flight Type: Training
Survivors: Yes
Site: Airport (less than 10 km from airport)
Schedule: Agana - Agana
MSN: 3989
YOM: 1964
Location: Agana-Antonio Borja Won Pat (16666)"> Agana-Antonio Borja Won Pat All Guam Island (13642)"> All Guam Island
Country: Guam Island (13332)"> Guam Island
Region: Asia
Crew on board: 5
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board: 3
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities: 5

Circumstances: The aircraft was completing a local training flight at Agana Airport, carrying five crew members and three passengers (two Army officers and one Pan Am flight attendant). On final approach, the airplane stalled and crashed in flames short of runway threshold. It was destroyed by a post crash fire and five occupants were killed while three others were injured. It was reported that one of the engine was not running on final, probably to simulate a failure.

Re: C-130 64-0505

Unread postPosted: 19 Feb 2019, 14:29
by c130kcf