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Airframe Details for C-130 #3175

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Aircraft: : 3175 (57-0468)

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LM Aero T/V 3175
Plant Lockheed Marietta Plant
Local C/N
Delivered USAF 57-468
Current USAF 57-468
Status [w/o]

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Aircraft History

Date Status Local S/N Airforce/Unit Version Name Info
Unknown [act] 57-468 C-130A
Unknown [act] 57-468 USAF 815 TCS C-130A
20 May 1959 [msh] 57-468 USAF 815 TCS C-130A
Lost control on landing after an engine failure and crashed into barracks at Ashiya AB, Japan killing one crew in the aircraft and nine military ground personnel.
20 May 1959 [w/o] 57-468 USAF 815 TCS C-130A

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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May 08, 2020 - 11:48 PM
PHOTOS OF C-130 CRASH ASHIYA AB, JAPAN ON MAY 20, 1959 A/2C Patrick R. Doolin

FROM: A/2C Patrick R. Doolin Ashiya AB, Japan May 20,1959

Patrick R. Doolin

1011 Heatherwood Drive, SE

Huntsville, AL 35802

email: finton@comcast.net

May 8th, 2020

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