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Airframe Details for F-16 #80-0565

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Aircraft: : 80-0565
LM Aero T/V 61-286
Plant General Dynamics
Local C/N
Delivered USAF 80565
F-16A Block 15
Current USAF QF-036
QF-16A Block 15
Status [act]

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Aircraft History

Date Status Local S/N Airforce/Unit Version Name Info
29 Jan 1982 [act] 80565 F-16A Block 15
Feb 1982 [act] 80565 USAF 313 TFS 'HR' F-16A Block 15
Unknown [act] 80565 USAF 496 TFS 'HR' F-16A Block 15
Jul 1986 [act] 80565 USAF 159 FIS F-16A Block 15
Jun 1987 [act] 80565 USAF 186 FIS F-16A Block 15
Unknown [con] 80565 F-16A Block 15 ADF
15 Mar 1992 [act] 80565 USAF 186 FS F-16A Block 15 ADF
11 Jan 2001 [sto] AAFG0453 USAF AMARC F-16A Block 15 ADF
Unknown [sto] AAFG0453 USAF OO-ALC F-16A Block 15 ADF
Hill AFB, for refurbishment.
06 Jun 2003 [act] MM7236 F-16A Block 15 ADF
FMS Program: Peace Caesar
FMS Serial: M22-1

07 Sep 2003 [act] MM7236 AMI 18 gruppo F-16A Block 15 ADF
19 Mar 2004 [act] MM7236 AMI 23 gruppo F-16A Block 15 ADF
08 Apr 2005 [act] MM7236 AMI 18 gruppo F-16A Block 15 ADF
17 May 2006 [act] MM7236 AMI 23 gruppo F-16A Block 15 ADF
16 Apr 2010 [act] MM7236 AMI 23 gruppo F-16A Block 15 ADF
Special characteristics:
  • Special Colorscheme
Tail scheme to commemorate the farewell of the F-16 in 23 gruppo.
04 Jun 2010 [act] MM7236 AMI 18 gruppo F-16A Block 15 ADF
May 2012 [sto] MM7236 F-16A Block 15 ADF
01 Jun 2012 [sto] F16A 80-0565 USAF AMARC F-16A Block 15 ADF
Nov 2015 [con] 80565 QF-16A Block 15
Sent to Boeing at Cecil Field, Florida.
Aug 2018 [act] QF-036 USAF 82 ATRS QF-16A Block 15

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SrA. Daniel Williams

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496th Tactical Fighter Squadron "The World's Finest" , -
Flew Code 1 ALOT!!. Was in many photos.

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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Errors and Omissions

Apr 25, 2011 - 12:41 PM

Hi there,

80-0565 also flew with 313th TFS - HR

I don't know if that was instead of 496th TFS like is noted in your database, or after having served for the 496th.




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