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Airframe Details for F-16 #82-1052




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Aircraft: : 82-1052
LM Aero T/V 9P-3
Plant General Dynamics
Local C/N
Delivered FAV 6611
F-16A Block 15L
Current FAV 6611
F-16A Block 15L
Status [w/o]

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Aircraft History

Date Status Local S/N Airforce/Unit Version Name Info
22 Sep 1983 [act] 6611 F-16A Block 15L
FMS Program: Peace Delta
16 Nov 1983 [act] 6611 FAV Grupo 16 F-16A Block 15L
27 Sep 2001 [msh] 6611 FAV Grupo 16 F-16A Block 15L
While completing a circuit on arrival at Barcelona airfield, Venezuela, the aircraft ingested and impacted a turkey vulture. Pilot, Colonel Héctor G. D'Armaz Dugarte (commanding officer of Grupo Aéreo de Caza N°16 at that time), was unable to lower the landing gear. D'Armaz aimed the aircraft away from the airport and ejected safely and only suffered a broken right legg in three places. The airframe came down 165 feet away from the main gate.
27 Sep 2001 [w/o] 6611 FAV Grupo 16 F-16A Block 15L

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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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