OT Lockheed L-100-30 Hercules KAF322,
ASN logo

Date:Wednesday 27 February 1991
Type:Silhouette image of generic C130 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Lockheed L-100-30 Hercules
Owner/operator:Kuwait Air Force
Registration: KAF322
MSN: 4949
Year of manufacture:1983
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:Shayka Mayhar Air Base -   Iraq
Phase: Standing
Departure airport:-
Destination airport:-
During Iraq's invasion of Kuwait City in 1990, KAF322 was captured and flown to Iraq. It received damage by a RAF Buccaneer during a coalition attack on Shayka Mayhar AB. It was cut-up and transported back to Kuwait at the end of the war and ended up being scrapped. 


C130 Hercules Headquarters


photo (c) Paul Sanders, via Werner Fischdick; Brussel-Zaventem Airport (BRU); April 1990

Revision history:


The Aviation Safety Network is an exclusive service provided by:
Quick Links:

CONNECT WITH US: FSF on social media FSF Facebook FSF Twitter FSF Youtube FSF LinkedIn FSF Instagram

©2024 Flight Safety Foundation

1920 Ballenger Av, 4th Fl.
Alexandria, Virginia 22314