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Airframe Details for F-16 #80-0566

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Aircraft: : 80-0566
LM Aero T/V 61-287
Plant General Dynamics
Local C/N
Delivered USAF 80566
F-16A Block 15
Current USAF 80566
F-16A Block 15 ADF
Status [w/o]

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Aircraft History

Date Status Local S/N Airforce/Unit Version Name Info
27 Jan 1982 [act] 80566 F-16A Block 15
Feb 1982 [act] 80566 USAF 80 TFS 'WP' F-16A Block 15
Oct 1988 [act] 80566 USAF 69 TFS 'MY' F-16A Block 15
Unknown [con] 80566 F-16A Block 15 ADF
Jun 1990 [act] 80566 USAF 179 FIS F-16A Block 15 ADF
15 Mar 1992 [act] 80566 USAF 179 FS F-16A Block 15 ADF
18 Sep 1992 [msh] 80566 USAF 179 FS F-16A Block 15 ADF
Destroyed in a crash near Duluth, Minnesota when a bird was injested during takeoff. The pilot ejected safely.
18 Sep 1992 [w/o] 80566 USAF 179 FS F-16A Block 15 ADF AIB Report
Tail of aircraft is now hanging from the ceiling at Grandma's Sports Garden Bar in Duluth.

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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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