Narrative:Stalled at low level while searching for a missing helicopter.
Loss of control
|Date:||Wednesday 15 October 1980|
Lockheed CC-130E Hercules
|Operator:||Canadian Armed Forces|
|C/n / msn:|| 4061|
|First flight:|| 1965|
|Crew:||Fatalities: / Occupants: |
|Passengers:||Fatalities: / Occupants: |
|Total:||Fatalities: 8 / Occupants: 10 |
|Airplane damage:|| Damaged beyond repair|
|Location:||13 km (8.1 mls) W of Chapais, QC ( Canada)
|Phase:|| Unknown (UNK)|
» The C-130 Hercules turns 50 / by Vic Johnson. In: Air Force (Vol. 28 No.4, Winter 2004/2005)
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.