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C-130 Aircraft Database

C-130 Accidents & Mishaps for the Venezuelan Air Force

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Found 2 aircraft, displaying 1- 2 [Sorted by Date]
Date Status Local S/N Aircraft AF/Unit Version Info Details
04 Nov 1980 [ w/o] 3556 FAV Esc 1 C-130H Details
Crashed after engine failure near Caracas, Venezuela killing all 11 people on board.
Aug 1976 [ w/o] 7772 FAV Esc 1 C-130H Details
Crashed after three attempts to land in bad weather with high winds and low visibility at Lages AB, Azores. Aircraft had 68 passenger from the Venezuelan Central University where en route to participate in the Festival Internacional del Canto Coral in Spain. Including the five crew, all 73 died.



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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