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Airframe Details for C-130 #3748

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Aircraft: 3748 (62-1797)

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LM Aero T/V 3748
Plant Lockheed Marietta Plant
Local C/N
Delivered USAF 62-797
Current USAF 62-797
Status [w/o]

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Aircraft History

Date Status Local S/N Airforce/Unit Version Name Info
Unknown [act] 62-797 C-130E
Unknown [act] 62-797 USAF 1608 ATW C-130E
Unknown [act] 62-797 USAF 50 TAS 'DE' C-130E
03 May 1972 [msh] 62-797 USAF 50 TAS 'DE' C-130E
Shot down at An Loc, South Vietnam, during night resupply drop.
03 May 1972 [w/o] 62-797 USAF 50 TAS 'DE' C-130E

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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