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Airframe Details for C-130 #4473

C-130 Aircraft Profile

Aircraft: : 4473 (71-1802)
LM Aero T/V 4473
Plant Lockheed Marietta Plant
Local C/N
Delivered BAF CH-06
Current BAF CH-06
Status [w/o]

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Aircraft History

Date Status Local S/N Airforce/Unit Version Name Info
15 Dec 1972 [act] CH-06 C-130H
16 Dec 1973 [act] CH-06 BAF 20 sqn C-130H
Apr 1994 [msh] CH-06 BAF 20 sqn C-130H
Damaged by ground fire when three bullets struck the aircraft during Operation Silver Back in Rwanda.
May 1995 [act] CH-06 BAF 20 sqn C-130H
15 Jul 1996 [msh] CH-06 BAF 20 sqn C-130H
Crashed onto the runway after multiple bird strikes at Eindhoven AB, The Netherlands. Impact by birds knocked out three of the engines. 38 people on board of which 34 were part of the Dutch Army Fanfare Band. Nine burned surviors were rescued but two died later.
15 Jul 1996 [w/o] CH-06 BAF 20 sqn 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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