Military - U.S. Air Force

Military - U.S. Air Force Sunday May 12, 1968
Shot down by enemy fire while attempting to evacuate Kham Duc civilians. The aircraft shook violently, crashed and burst into flames in a ravine at the end of the airstrip.

Crash Details

DateSunday May 12, 1968
LocationKham Duc, Vietnam
Passengers149
Crew6
Fatalities155
Survivors0
Aircraft TypeLockheed C-130B Hercules
OperatorMilitary - U.S. Air Force
Registration60-0297
Flight Origin
Flight Destination
Kham Duc, Vietnam
Military - U.S. Air Force
Lockheed C-130B Hercules
1968