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C-130 Aircraft Database

C-130 Accident Reports for 2004

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Found 10 aircraft, displaying 1- 10 [Sorted by Date]
Date Status Local S/N Aircraft AF/Unit Version Info Details
29 Apr 2004 [ act] 96-005 96- 1005 USAF 109 AS C-130H Details
96-1005 crash lands at Minneapolis/St. Paul IAP after routine training missing. Airmen from the 133d AW spent 3 hours attempting to lower starboard side landing gear. 15 seconds after touchdown, starboard side MLG collapsed causing A/C to veer to the right causing a prop strike on the No. 3 & No. 4 engine, as well as outer wing damage. All 4 crew members survived w/o injury. A/C was repaired.
01 Jun 2004 [ act] 164996 USNavy VR-62 C-130T Details
Storm hit NAS Fort Worth, Texas damaging this aircraft plus KC-130 165000 and an EA-6B. Aircraft was knocked up onto its side with a wingtip on the ground causing damage to the wing tank and propellors. Aircraft was repaired using a wing from C-130E #64-0514 and then transfered to VR-64.
01 Jun 2004 [ act] 165000 USMC VMGR-234 KC-130T Details
Storm hit NAS Fort Worth, Texas damaging this aircraft plus C-130T 164996 and an EA-6B. Aircraft was knocked up onto its port side with a wingtip on the ground causing damage to the refueling pod on that wing and its pylon. Aircraft was not heavily damaged and was repaired quickly.
27 Sep 2004 [ act] 16803 77- 1741 FAP Esc 501 C-130H Details
Ran off the runway at Kabul AP, Afghanistan and thought to be because of brake failure. No injuries were reported.
28 Sep 2004 [ act] 84-207 84- 0207 USAF 142 AS C-130H Details
Damaged at New Castle County Airport during a severe storm along with C-130H #84-0208, 84-0211 and 84-0212
28 Sep 2004 [ act] 84-208 84- 0208 USAF 142 AS C-130H Details
The nose of C-130H #84-0212 pushed under the tail of this C-130 during a tornado that hit New Castle County Airport. Also damaged was C-130H #84-0207 and #84-0211.
28 Sep 2004 [ w/o] 84-211 84- 0211 USAF 142 AS C-130H Details
Damaged by tornado at New Castle County airport. Aircraft could not be repaired so was scrapped in March 2005. Also damaged was C-130H #84-0207, #84-0208 and #84-0212 which were all repaired.
28 Sep 2004 [ act] 84-212 84- 0212 USAF 142 AS C-130H Details
The nose of this C-130H pushed under the tail of C-130H #84-0208 during a tornado that hit New Castle County Airport. Also damaged was C-130H #84-0211 which was the only C-130 involved that wasn't repaired.
Oct 2004 [ act] 402 SAAF 28 sqn C-130B Details
The aircraft was damaged during a taxi exercise testing a new braking system at OR Tambo IAP. Was put into storage till at least 2008 for repairs as damages were substantial.
29 Dec 2004 [ w/o] 85-012 85- 0012 USAF 15 SOS MC-130H Details
Destroyed in Iraq when landed on a runway that was undergoing maintenance. A large section of the runway had been cut out. When the aircraft dropped into the pit it hit the other side and sheered a large chunk of the belly. Fortunately the entire crew survived.



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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