ASN Aircraft accident Lockheed L-100-30 Hercules 7T-VHK Tamanrasset-Aguemar Airport (TMR)
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Date:Tuesday 1 August 1989
Type:Silhouette image of generic C130 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lockheed L-100-30 Hercules
Operator:Air Algérie
Registration: 7T-VHK
MSN: 4883
First flight: 1981
Engines: 4 Allison 501-D22A
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Tamanrasset-Aguemar Airport (TMR) (   Algeria)
Phase: Landing (LDG)
Departure airport:Algiers-Houari Boumediene Airport (ALG/DAAG), Algeria
Destination airport:Tamanrasset-Aguemar Airport (TMR/DAAT), Algeria
Ground-looped after a heavy landing.

Heavy landing
Runway mishap


photo of Lockheed-L-100-30-Hercules-7T-VHK
accident date: 01-08-1989
type: Lockheed L-100-30 Hercules
registration: 7T-VHK

This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not display the exact flight path.
Distance from Algiers-Houari Boumediene Airport to Tamanrasset-Aguemar Airport as the crow flies is 1548 km (967 miles).

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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