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Last updated: 24 October 2017
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Datum:Dienstag 13 April 1982
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic C130 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lockheed C-130H Hercules
Fluggesellschaft:United States Air Force - USAF
Kennzeichen: 74-1678
Werknummer: 4645
Baujahr: 1976
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 9 / Insassen: 9
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 18 / Insassen: 18
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 27 / Insassen: 27
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:nahe Gevenlik (   Türkei)
Flugphase: Während des Fluges (ENR)
Betriebsart:Militär
Flug von:Erzurum Airport (ERZ/LTCE), Türkei
Flug nach:Erzincan Airport (ERC/LTCD), Türkei
Unfallbericht:
A Lockheed C-130H Hercules transport plane was destroyed when it crashed near Gevenlik, Turkey. All 27 on board were killed.
The airplane operated on a routine supply run to U.S. personnel based in Turkey. It departed Adana-Incirlik Air Base (ADA) on a flight to Sinop and Erzurum. It was then to return to Incirlik Air Base via Erzincan.
The accident occurred because the engine no. 4 mounting failed, which caused the wing to break off.

Informationsquelle:
» The Bulletin - Apr 13, 1982


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Distance from Erzurum Airport to Erzincan Airport as the crow flies is 142 km (89 miles).
Accident location: Approximate; accuracy within a few kilometers.

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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