w/o 6 september 2000. The Hercules, crashed while it was dumping water over a forest fire in southeastern France.
The aircraft had just carried out a first passage; on the second one it flew into a hill killing all six onboard.
Now registered as N133FF and last used as a spare parts bird by Hawkins & Powers at Greybull WY, this C-130A was operated by the AFRES 356th TAS out of Rickenbacker AFB OH. She was retired to AMARC in Sept 1986 then to the USFS in Oct 1988.