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Last updated: 27 January 2021
Datum:Donnerstag 28 August 1975
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic C130 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lockheed C-130E Hercules
Fluggesellschaft:Fuerza Aérea Argentina - FAA
Kennzeichen: TC-62
Werknummer: 4309
Baujahr: 1968
Besatzung:Todesopfer: / Insassen:
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: / Insassen:
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 4 / Insassen: 114
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:Tucumán Airport, TU (   Argentinien)
Flugphase: Start (TOF)
Flug von:Tucumán Airport, TU, Argentinien
Flug nach:?
Leftist guerillas set off explosives on the runway as the C-130 Hercules was attempting to take off at Tucumán Airport. Four were killed and 35 occupants were injured.

» The Straits Times 30 August 1975, p2


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