A C-130 military aircraft carrying troops from Cagayan de Oro City crashed in Patikul town in Sulu at around 11:30am today, July 4, 2021. At least 40 passengers have been rescued and rescue operations are still ongoing. Initial reports state the plane missed the runway and tried to regain power but crashed instead. Photos below courtesy of bridge bridge.
Accordingly, the C-130 aircraft was one of two aircraft granted by the U.S. government through the Defense Security Cooperation Agency.