REPORT A Lockheed C-130 air tanker stalled then impacted the ground when flying in hazardous conditions that included windshear and tailwind

A Lockheed C-130 large air tanker that impacted the ground following an aerial firefighting retardant drop likely aerodynamically stalled when flying in hazardous conditions that included windshear and an increasing tailwind, an ATSB investigation has found. All three crew on board were fatally injured when the aircraft impacted slightly rising terrain while conducting a climbing…