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Airframe Details for F-16 #81-0730

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Aircraft: : 81-0730
LM Aero T/V 61-411
Plant General Dynamics
Local C/N
Delivered USAF 81730
F-16A Block 15E
Current USAF 81730
F-16A Block 15E
Status [w/o]

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Aircraft History

Date Status Local S/N Airforce/Unit Version Name Info
22 Oct 1982 [act] 81730 F-16A Block 15E
30 Oct 1982 [act] 81730 USAF 421 TFS 'HL' F-16A Block 15E
27 Jan 1984 [msh] 81730 USAF 421 TFS 'HL' F-16A Block 15E
Destroyed in a crash on Utah Test & Training Range killing the pilot, Lieutenant Colonel W. Roy Neisz. The aircraft suffered a controlled flight into terrain (CFIT).
27 Jan 1984 [w/o] 81730 USAF 421 TFS 'HL' F-16A Block 15E

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Abbreviations and symbols:
[act] Active [i/a] Instructional Airframe [sto] Stored (e.g. at AMARG)
[cld] Cancelled Order [msh] Involved in Mishap [w/o] Write-off
[con] Converted [o/o] On Order
[des] Destroyed (drone) [pre] Preserved (museum, gateguard) T/V LM Aero Type/Version (Construction) number
[emb] Embargoed [scr] Scrapped Photo Available

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