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Airframe Details for F-16 #87-0396

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Aircraft: : 87-0396
LM Aero T/V 1D-6
Plant General Dynamics
Local C/N
Delivered USAF 87396
F-16D Block 42A
Current USAF 87396
F-16D Block 42A
Status [w/o]

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Aircraft History

Date Status Local S/N Airforce/Unit Version Name Info
30 Jun 1989 [act] 87396 F-16D Block 42A
Jul 1989 [act] 87396 USAF 310 TFTS 'LF' F-16D Block 42A
01 Oct 1991 [act] 87396 USAF 310 FS 'LF' F-16D Block 42A
Mar 1994 [act] 87396 USAF 422 TES 'WA' F-16D Block 42A
Oct 1997 [act] 87396 USAF 152 FS 'AZ' F-16D Block 42A
18 Jun 1999 [msh] 87396 USAF 152 FS 'AZ' F-16D Block 42A
A mechanical failure caused the crash of this Arizona ANG jet. The pilot, Timothy English, ejected south of Gila Bend, Arizona. The mishap occurred at about 9:20 hours.
18 Jun 1999 [w/o] 87396 USAF 152 FS 'AZ' F-16D Block 42A

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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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