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Last updated: 22 October 2016
Datum:Dienstag 28 Februar 1984
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic C130 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lockheed C-130E Hercules
Fluggesellschaft:United States Air Force - USAF
Kennzeichen: 68-10944
Werknummer: 4324
Baujahr: 1969
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 7 / Insassen: 7
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 11 / Insassen: 11
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 18 / Insassen: 18
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:4 km (2.5 Meilen) NW of Borja (   Spanien)
Flugphase: Während des Fluges (ENR)
Flug von:Zaragoza Airport (ZAZ/LEZG), Spanien
Flug nach:Zaragoza Airport (ZAZ/LEZG), Spanien
The C-130E Hercules departed Zaragoza on a low-level supply drop training mission. Weather in the area included a 1200-feet ceiling with 6 km visibility. The Hercules struck the face of a mesa at an elevation of 2200 feet.

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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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