Military - U.S. Air Force

Military - U.S. Air Force Tuesday April 13, 1982
Failure of the No.4 engine followed by separation of the engine and propeller of the No.3 engine. Overpressurization of the right wing resulting in an explosion and in-flight fire. A Mayday was received from the aircraft before it fell and crashed into mountainous terrain and burst into flames. Attachment bolts to support the No. 4 engine had not been installed.

Crash Details

DateTuesday April 13, 1982
LocationNear Erzurum, Turkey
Passengers19
Crew8
Fatalities27
Survivors0
Aircraft TypeLockheed C-130H
OperatorMilitary - U.S. Air Force
Registration74-1678
Flight OriginErzurum
Flight Destination Incirlik
Near Erzurum, Turkey
Military - U.S. Air Force
Lockheed C-130H
1982