Date & Time: Mar 29, 1985
Type of aircraft:
Lockheed C-130 Hercules
Operator:
Registration:
130330
Flight Phase:
Flight
Flight Type:
Demonstration
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Namao - Namao
MSN:
4555
YOM:
1974
Flight number:
Trucker 1
Country:
Canada
Crew on board:
4
Crew fatalities:
4
Pax on board:
2
Pax fatalities:
2
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
6
Circumstances:
The CC-130 registered 130330 was engaged in a local demonstration flight under flight code Trucker 1, taking part to the celebration of the RCAF 60th anniversary. While approaching the airbase, it collided with a second RCAF CC-130 registered 130331 (flight code Trucker 2). Both airplanes crashed and were destroyed. All 10 occupants in both aircraft were killed, four crew members in each aircraft plus two observers on board 130330.