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C-130 Aircraft Database

Airframe Details for C-130 #3696

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C-130 Aircraft Profile

Aircraft: 3696
LM Aero T/V 3696
Plant Lockheed Marietta Plant
Local C/N
Delivered USNavy 149805
Current SAAF 412
Status [sto]

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Aircraft History

Date Status Local S/N Airforce/Unit Version Name Info
Unknown [act] 149805 GV-1U
Unknown [act] 149805 USNavy VR-1 'JK' GV-1U
18 Sep 1962 [act] 149805 USNavy VR-1 'JK' C-130F
Jan 1964 [act] 149805 USNavy VR-3 C-130F
Unknown [act] 149805 USNavy VRC-50 'RG' C-130F
May 1969 [act] 149805 USNavy VR-21 'RZ' C-130F
Dec 1975 [act] 149805 USNavy VRC-50 'RG' C-130F
May 1978 [act] 149805 USNavy VRC-50 'RG' C-130F " China Doll"
18 Jul 1994 [sto] 149805 USAF AMARC 'RG' C-130F
15 Nov 1997 [act] 412 C-130F
16 Nov 1997 [act] 412 SAAF 28 sqn C-130F
Unknown [sto] 412 C-130F
At Waterkloof, up for sale.

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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