Aviation Photo #1575596 Lockheed L-100-30 Hercules (L-382G) - Untitled (United Nations (Transafrik))

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This Hurk came in an interesting way to its end: on June 10th, 2005, Loki's runway was blocked by HS748 5Y-SFE which had made a gear up landing. The crew of the L100 decided to land anyway and landed hard just before the beginning of the runway. The Hercules broke in two and came to a halt next to Foxtrot Echo. Alpha Sierra got repaired, but just before she reached completion, the repair-contractor left without paying his staff. The Hurk was taken half apart again and now she is going nowhere anymore.
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    Guido Potters
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    Lockheed L-100-30 Hercules (L-382G)
    Lockheed C-130 Hercules (L-082/182/282/382/100)
    Lockheed C-130 Hercules (L-082/182/282/382/100)
    November 22, 2008
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6 years ago
Interesting story!Thanks!

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