Runway excursion Accident Lockheed C-130H Hercules M30-03, Saturday 25 August 1990
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Date:Saturday 25 August 1990
Type:Silhouette image of generic C130 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Lockheed C-130H Hercules
Owner/operator:Royal Malaysian Air Force - RMAF
Registration: M30-03
MSN: 4674
Year of manufacture:1976
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 40
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial, written off
Location:Sibu Airport (SBW) -   Malaysia
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Kuching Airport (KCH/WBGG)
Destination airport:Sibu Airport (SBW/WBGS)
The Royal Malaysian Air Force C-130 Hercules transport plane skidded off the runway Sibu Airport (SBW) on landing and came to rest in the jungle. Unsecured baggage fell on a passenger resulting in fatal head injuries. The captain reported that engines 3 and 4 were shut down on finals. Upon landing the C-130 veered left and ran into shrubs.
The airplane was port of a Royal entourage visiting Sibu.


New Straits Times Malaysia - Aug 26, 1990
New Straits Times Malaysia - Aug 27, 1990


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