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Last updated: 26 October 2021
Datum:vrijdag 29 december 1967
Type:Silhouette image of generic C130 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lockheed C-130E-I Hercules
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:United States Air Force - USAF
Registratie: 64-0547
Constructienummer: 4040
Bouwjaar: 1965
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 11 / inzittenden: 11
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 0
Totaal:slachtoffers: 11 / inzittenden: 11
Schade: Afgeschreven
Gevolgen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Plaats:53 km (33.1 mijl) NE of Dien Bien Phu (   Vietnam)
Fase: Kruisvlucht (ENR)
Soort vlucht:Militair
Vliegveld van vertrek:Nha Trang Airport (NHA/VVNT), Vietnam
Vliegveld van aankomst:Nha Trang Airport (NHA/VVNT), Vietnam
The aircraft was on a leaflet dropping mission when it impacted a steep 60-degree slope of a north-northwest facing crescent shaped mountain at an elevation of 4780 ft.

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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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