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Airframe Details for F-16 #88-0455

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Aircraft: : 88-0455
LM Aero T/V 1C-57
Plant General Dynamics
Local C/N
Delivered USAF 88455
F-16C Block 42C
Current USAF 88455
F-16C Block 42C
Status [w/o]
ACC was Sgt R. O'Connell in 1991

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Aircraft History

Date Status Local S/N Airforce/Unit Version Name Info
30 Dec 1989 [act] 88455 F-16C Block 42C
Jan 1990 [act] 88455 USAF 311 TFTS 'LF' F-16C Block 42C
01 Oct 1991 [act] 88455 USAF 311 FS 'LF' F-16C Block 42C
Aug 1993 [act] 88455 USAF 312 FS 'LF' F-16C Block 42C
01 Apr 1994 [act] 88455 USAF 308 FS 'LF' F-16C Block 42C
21 Aug 1995 [msh] 88455 USAF 308 FS 'LF' F-16C Block 42C
Crashed 100 miles northwest of Luke AFB near Prescott, Arizona at 16:58 hours. The pilot, Captain Nathan Hill, ejected safely from his aircraft which was on a routine training mission. It suffered an engine failure.
21 Aug 1995 [w/o] 88455 USAF 308 FS 'LF' F-16C Block 42C AIB Report

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Sgt. Robin O'Connell

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311th Fighter Squadron "Sidewinders" , -

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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