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Airframe Details for C-130 #5640

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Aircraft: 5640
LM Aero T/V 5640
Plant Lockheed Marietta Plant
Local C/N
Delivered IAF KC-3803
Current IAF KC-3803
Status [w/o]

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Aircraft History

Date Status Local S/N Airforce/Unit Version Name Info
Unknown [act] KC-3803 C-130J-30
12 Apr 2011 [act] KC-3803 IAF 77 sqn C-130J-30
28 Mar 2014 [msh] KC-3803 IAF 77 sqn C-130J-30 News Article
Crashed near Gawlior in Madhya Pradesh during a two ship formation during a low level tactical mission. Hit a hill which caused it to disintegrate on impact on a nearby river bed. All five crew members killed.
28 Mar 2014 [w/o] KC-3803 IAF 77 sqn C-130J-30

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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