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Last updated: 18 October 2021
Date:Thursday 22 July 1993
Type:Silhouette image of generic C130 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lockheed CC-130E Hercules
Operator:Canadian Armed Forces
Registration: 130321
MSN: 4191
First flight: 1967
Crew:Fatalities: 5 / Occupants: 9
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 5 / Occupants: 9
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:near Wainwright Airport, AB (YWV) (   Canada)
Phase: Maneuvering (MNV)
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:?
The Hercules transport was involved in a low level practice LAPES drop at the Wainwright Air Base. During the drop the airplane crashed in prairie grassland and broke up in three pieces.

» Hercules crash kills five (Lethbridge Herald, 1993-07-23)


photo of Lockheed-CC-130E-Hercules-130321
accident date: 22-07-1993
type: Lockheed CC-130E Hercules
registration: 130321
This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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