Narrative:During a LAPES drop the load jammed on the rear ramp. The airplane stalled and crashed.
Loss of control
|Date:||Tuesday 16 November 1982|
Lockheed CC-130H Hercules
|Operator:||Canadian Armed Forces|
|C/n / msn:|| 4553|
|First flight:|| 1974|
|Crew:||Fatalities: 7 / Occupants: 7|
|Passengers:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0|
|Total:||Fatalities: 7 / Occupants: 7 |
|Airplane damage:|| Damaged beyond repair|
|Location:||Edmonton-Namao Field, AB (YED) ( Canada)
|Phase:|| Maneuvering (MNV)|
» 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.