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Airframe Details for C-130 #4472

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Aircraft: 4472
LM Aero T/V 4472
Plant Lockheed Marietta Plant
Local C/N
Delivered Civilian ZS-RSB
Current Civilian S9-BAS
Status [sto]

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Aircraft History

Date Status Local S/N Airforce/Unit Version Name Info
Dec 1972 [act] ZS-RSB L100-30
Jan 1973 [act] ZS-RSB L100-30
Sep 1974 [act] ZS-RSB L100-30
Leased to South African Airways (SAA)
Nov 1974 [act] ZS-RSB L100-30
Leased to AIA
Unknown [act] N107AK L100-30
Sold to AIA
23 Feb 1976 [msh] N107AK L100-30
A fire caused damage in an undercarriage wheel bay. Was repaired.
Apr 1980 [act] N107AK L100-30
Apr 2001 [act] S9-BAS L100-30
Flying Transafrik
10 Jun 2005 [msh] S9-BAS L100-30
During a hard landing at Lokichoggio AP, Kenya the fuselage broke in two. The aircraft was being repaired on location for up to a year after.
Unknown [sto] S9-BAS L100-30
Flying Transafrik

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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