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Airframe Details for F-16 #79-0313

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Aircraft: : 79-0313
LM Aero T/V 61-98
Plant General Dynamics
Local C/N
Delivered USAF 79313
F-16A Block 10
Current USAF 79313
F-16A Block 10
Status [w/o]

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Aircraft History

Date Status Local S/N Airforce/Unit Version Name Info
19 Aug 1980 [act] 79313 F-16A Block 10
21 Aug 1980 [act] 79313 USAF 421 TFS 'HL' F-16A Block 10
29 Jun 1981 [msh] 79313 USAF 421 TFS 'HL' F-16A Block 10
Went down in Great Salt Lake, Utah at 18:14 hours. An EPU problem was the cause of the mishap. The pilot, Captain Thomas F. Hauret, ejected safely.
29 Jun 1981 [w/o] 79313 USAF 421 TFS 'HL' F-16A Block 10 AIB Report

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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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