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Last updated: 28 September 2021
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Datum:Samstag 23 Januar 1993
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic C130 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lockheed L-100-30 Hercules
Operator:Transafrik
On behalf of:Endiama
Kennzeichen: D2-EHD
Werknummer: 4839
Baujahr: 1980
Triebwerk: 4 Allison 501-D22A
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen:
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen:
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen:
Sachschaden: schwer beschädigt
Konsequenzen: Repaired
Unfallort:nahe Luena Airport (LUO) (   Angola)
Flugphase: Anfangssteigflug (ICL)
Betriebsart:Frachtflug
Flug von:Luena Airport (LUO/FNUE), Angola
Flug nach:?
Unfallbericht:
Shortly after takeoff from Luena, Angola, the no. 3 engine was hit by an RPG (rocket propelled grenade) fired by UNITA rebels. The no. 3 propeller was blown off but the aircraft landed safely back at Luena. It was ferried to Luanda and then on to Lisbon, Portugal for repairs.

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» Hotel Hercules / Don Rogers


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