Date & Time: Mar 31, 2005 at 2000 LT
Type of aircraft:
Lockheed C-130 Hercules
Operator:
Registration:
87-0127
Flight Phase:
Flight
Flight Type:
Training
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Tirana-Tirana
MSN:
5118
YOM:
1987
Country:
Albania
Region:
Europe
Crew on board:
9
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
9
Circumstances:
While performing a night training flight with the Albanian Army, the aircraft crashed in a mountainous and wooded area located 100 km southeast of Tirana. All 9 occupants, assigned to the 352nd Special Operations Group, were killed.