Accident
Last updated: 20 September 2014
Estado:
Fecha:domingo 8 octubre 1967
Tipo:Lockheed C-130B Hercules
Operador:United States Air Force - USAF
Registración: 61-2649
Numéro de série: 3692
Año de Construcción: 1962
Motores: 4 Allison T56-A-7
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 5 / Ocupantes: 5
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 18 / Ocupantes: 18
Total:Fatalidades: 23 / Ocupantes: 23
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:24 km (15 milles) SE of Hue-Phu Bai Airport (HUI) (   Vietnam)
Fase: En ruta (ENR)
Naturaleza:Militar
Aeropuerto de Salida:Hue-Phu Bai Airport (HUI/VVPB), Vietnam
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Da Nang Airport (DAD/VVDN), Vietnam
Descripción:
Crashed into a cloud-covered mountain in poor weather. The wreckage was found two days later about 150 feet below the summit of the 1850 feet high mountain.

Fuentes:
» C130 Crash Kills 23 (Lincoln Evening Journal October 10, 1967)
» Vietnam Air Losses : United States Air Force, Navy and Marine Corps fixed-wing aircraft losses in Southeast Asia 1961-1973 / Chris Hobson


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Distance from Hue-Phu Bai Airport to Da Nang Airport as the crow flies is 66 km (41 miles).

This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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