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Datum:Dienstag 5 Februar 1991
Zeit:12:51
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic C130 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lockheed C-130H Hercules
Fluggesellschaft:Elleniki Polemikí Aeroporía
Kennzeichen: 748
Werknummer: 4724
Baujahr: 1977
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 5 / Insassen: 5
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 58 / Insassen: 58
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 63 / Insassen: 63
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:24 km (15 Meilen) WSW of Volos-Néa Anchialos Airport (VOL) (   Griechenland)
Flugphase: Während des Fluges (ENR)
Betriebsart:Militär
Flug von:Elefsis AB (LGEL), Griechenland
Flug nach:Volos-Néa Anchialos Airport (VOL/LGBL), Griechenland
Unfallbericht:
Flew into the side of Mount Othrys in poor weather. The wreckage as found on February 8, 1991, some 24 km WSW of Néa Anchialos Airport.

Informationsquelle:
» Military aviation disasters : significant losses since 1908 / D. Gero, 1999
» Lockheed Hercules Production List 1954-2003 / Lars Olausson


Fotos

photo of Lockheed-C-130H-Hercules -748
accident date: 05-02-1991
type: Lockheed C-130H Hercules 
registration: 748
 

Map
This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not display the exact flight path.
Distance from Elefsis AB to Volos-Néa Anchialos Airport as the crow flies is 144 km (90 miles).
Accident location: Exact; deduced from official accident report.

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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