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Airframe Details for C-130 #3209

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C-130 Aircraft Profile

Aircraft: 3209 (57-0502)
LM Aero T/V 3209
Plant Lockheed Marietta Plant
Local C/N
Delivered RAAF A97-209
Current RAAF A97-209
Status [scr]

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Aircraft History

Date Status Local S/N Airforce/Unit Version Name Info
20 Nov 1958 [act] A97-209 C-130A
19 Dec 1958 [act] A97-209 RAAF 86 W C-130A
Although not a mishap one of this aircrafts ailerons was damaged on January 16, 1959.
24 May 1978 [i/a] N2267P C-130A
Unknown [i/a] A97-209 C-130A
Fuselage only was used for Loadmaster training at RAAF Richmond, Australia.
03 Dec 2001 [scr] A97-209 C-130A
The fuselage was mostly destroyed on December 3, 2001 during a freak storm and was shortly afterwards scrapped.

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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