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C-130 Accidents & Mishaps for the Brazilian Air Force

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Found 10 aircraft, displaying 1- 10 [Sorted by Date]
Date Status Local S/N Aircraft AF/Unit Version Info Details
21 Dec 1969 [ w/o] 2450 FAB 1°/1° GT C-130E Details
Written off at Recife, Brazil due to an exceptionally hard landing.
26 Oct 1996 [ w/o] 2452 FAB 1°/1° GT C-130E Details
Written-off after an exceptionally hard landing at Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
27 Sep 2001 [ w/o] 2455 FAB 2°/1° GTT C-130E Details
Flew into mountain after take-off from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil killing all nine on board.
25 Jun 1979 [ act] 2457 FAB 1°/1° GT C-130E Details
Suffered damage landing in Salvador AB, Brazil but was repaired.
24 Jun 1985 [ w/o] 2457 FAB 1°/1° GT C-130E Details
Crashed on approach in fog at Santa Maria AFB, Brazil.
14 Oct 1994 [ w/o] 2460 FAB 1°/1° GT SC-130E Details
Destroyed when the load of ammonution caught fire in the air 60 kilometers northeast of Brasilia, Brazil.
07 Dec 1978 [ act] 2463 FAB 2°/1° GTT C-130H Details
Suffered some minor damage when landing gear failed during taxiing at Andrews AFB. Was repaired.
14 Dec 1987 [ w/o] 2468 FAB 2°/1° GTT C-130H Details
Crashed into sea on approach to Fernando de Noronha island, Brazil killing 29 on board.
27 Nov 2014 [ sto] 2470 FAB 1°/1° GTT C-130H News Article Details
Suffered a right-hand undercarriage collapse and separation of the No.4 propeller after reportedly striking a snow berm on landing at Teniente Rodolfo Marsh Airport.
06 Sep 2018 [ ] 2474 FAB 1°/1° GTT C-130H Details
Belly lands at Anápolis Airbase with 45 onboard. Aircraft was jacked up, gear pulled down and recovered quickly.

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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