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C-130 Accident Reports for 1958

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Found 2 aircraft, displaying 1- 2 [Sorted by Date]
Date Status Local S/N Aircraft AF/Unit Version Info Details
02 Sep 1958 [ w/o] 56-528 56- 0528 USAF 7406 SS C-130A-II Details
Was downed by four Soviet MiG-17's, 17 miles northwest of Yerevan, Armenia when the aircraft flew into Soviet airspace. All 17 crew were killed in this first C-130 write-off. Aircraft had less than 200 hours on it when it was lost.
19 Sep 1958 [ w/o] 56-526 56- 0526 USAF 314 TCW C-130A Details
Mid-air collision with French Super Mystere near Triel, France. Six crew in the C-130 were killed and one pilot in the Super Mystere 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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