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Airframe Details for F-16 #79-0315

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Aircraft: : 79-0315
LM Aero T/V 61-100
Plant General Dynamics
Local C/N
Delivered USAF 79315
F-16A Block 10
Current USAF 79315
F-16A Block 10
Status [w/o]

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Aircraft History

Date Status Local S/N Airforce/Unit Version Name Info
26 Aug 1980 [act] 79315 F-16A Block 10
27 Aug 1980 [act] 79315 USAF 16 TFTS 'HL' F-16A Block 10
Unknown [act] 79315 USAF 72 TFTS 'MC' F-16A Block 10
Nov 1983 [act] 79315 USAF 157 TFS 'SC' F-16A Block 10
10 Apr 1984 [msh] 79315 USAF 157 TFS 'SC' F-16A Block 10
Crashed near McEntire ANGB, South Carolina killing the pilot, Lieutenant Colonel Yeadon D. Dorn.
10 Apr 1984 [w/o] 79315 USAF 157 TFS 'SC' F-16A Block 10

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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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