Accident Lockheed C-130E Hercules 62-1813, Saturday 19 February 1972
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Date:Saturday 19 February 1972
Type:Silhouette image of generic C130 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Lockheed C-130E Hercules
Owner/operator:United States Air Force - USAF
Registration: 62-1813
MSN: 3775
Year of manufacture:1963
Fatalities:Fatalities: 5 / Occupants: 5
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:5 km E of Jacksonville-Little Rock AFB, AR (LRF) -   United States of America
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Jacksonville-Little Rock AFB, AR (LRF/KLRF)
The C-130 was on final approach to Little Rock AFB, AR (LRF) when it collided with a USAF Cessna T-37B Tweet training jet (59-0322).
The trainer was on a cross country training mission from Big Spring-Webb AFB, TX (BGS). Both pilots ejected safely.




photo (c) John Elsea; near Jacksonville-Little Rock AFB, AR (LRF); 19 February 1972

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