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Last updated: 5 October 2015
Datum:Dienstag 28 Februar 1984
Flugzeugtyp: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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