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Airframe Details for F-16 #87-0274

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Aircraft: : 87-0274
LM Aero T/V 5C-535
Plant General Dynamics
Local C/N
Delivered USAF 87274
F-16C Block 30H
Current USAF 87274
F-16C Block 30H
Status [w/o]

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Aircraft History

Date Status Local S/N Airforce/Unit Version Name Info
06 Oct 1988 [act] 87274 F-16C Block 30H
07 Oct 1988 [act] 87274 USAF 62 TFTS 'MC' F-16C Block 30H
Jul 1992 [act] 87274 USAF 80 FS 'WP' F-16C Block 30H
06 May 1994 [msh] 87274 USAF 80 FS 'WP' F-16C Block 30H
Collided in mid-air over the Yellow Sea with an F-15C (78-0530) of the 67th FS which was 2 miles off Boryong, South Korea. The resulting crash killed the pilot of the F-15, Captain John Kindred. The F-16 pilot ejected safely.
06 May 1994 [w/o] 87274 USAF 80 FS 'WP' F-16C Block 30H AIB Report

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SSgt. Ron Salazar

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314th Fighter Squadron "Warhawks" , 1991 - 1995

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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