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Airframe Details for C-130 #3709

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Aircraft: 3709

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LM Aero T/V 3709
Plant Lockheed Marietta Plant
Local C/N
Delivered USMC 149809
Current USMC 149809
Status [w/o]

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Aircraft History

Date Status Local S/N Airforce/Unit Version Name Info
Unknown [act] 149809 GV-1
18 Sep 1962 [act] 149809 KC-130F
Unknown [act] 149809 USMC VMGR-152 'QD' KC-130F
01 Feb 1966 [msh] 149809 USMC VMGR-152 'QD' KC-130F
Crash into the sea 65 kilometers east of Dong Hoi, North Vietnam after being damaged. The aircraft and crew of six were lost without any trace.
01 Feb 1966 [w/o] 149809 USMC VMGR-152 'QD' KC-130F

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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