Incident Lockheed C-130B Hercules 58-0743, Sunday 18 February 1968
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Date:Sunday 18 February 1968
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Type:Silhouette image of generic C130 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Lockheed C-130B Hercules
Owner/operator:United States Air Force - USAF
Registration: 58-0743
MSN: 3540
Year of manufacture:1960
Engine model:Allison T56-A-7
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:Saigon-Tan Son Nhut Airport (SGN) -   Vietnam
Phase: Standing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:-
Destination airport:-
Narrative:
Damaged beyond repair in rocket attack. A 122 mm rocket struck the cockpit.

Sources:

Vietnam Air Losses : United States Air Force, Navy and Marine Corps fixed-wing aircraft losses in Southeast Asia 1961-1973 / Chris Hobson

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