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Airframe Details for F-16 #83-1102




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Aircraft: : 83-1102
LM Aero T/V 61-655
Plant General Dynamics
Local C/N
Delivered USAF 83102
F-16A Block 15R
Current USAF 83102
F-16A Block 15R
Status [w/o]

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Aircraft History

Date Status Local S/N Airforce/Unit Version Name Info
22 Oct 1984 [act] 83102 F-16A Block 15R
Dec 1984 [act] 83102 USAF 19 TFS 'SW' F-16A Block 15R
Aug 1985 [act] 83102 USAF 13 TFS 'MJ' F-16A Block 15R
Nov 1987 [act] 83102 USAF 68 TFS 'MY' F-16A Block 15R
Mar 1991 [act] 83102 USAF 182 TFS 'SA' F-16A Block 15R
15 Mar 1992 [act] 83102 USAF 182 FS 'SA' F-16A Block 15R
19 Feb 1993 [msh] 83102 USAF 182 FS F-16A Block 15R
Aircraft crashed on McMullen range (Yankee/Dixie) near Tilden, TX. The aircraft crashed after the 4th pass on the bomb circle dropping BDU-33's. After the 3rd stage compressor let fly, this caused a massive fire/explosion and failure of the tail. The aircraft departed controlled flight at 1,000 AGL and pilot ejected safely 70 miles south of San Antonio, TX. This jet had only a centerline bag and it stayed on. The pilot was cleared by the accident board and flew successfully for 2 1/2 years after the incident and was promoted
19 Feb 1993 [w/o] 83102 USAF 182 FS F-16A Block 15R AIB Report

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SMSgt. Dan Hager

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68th Fighter Squadron "Lightning Lancers" , 1985 - 1987


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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