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Airframe Details for F-16 #80-3580




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Aircraft: : 80-3580
LM Aero T/V 6H-89
Plant SABCA
Local C/N B-170
Delivered BAF FA-89
F-16A Block 15P
Current BAF FA-89
F-16A Block 20 MLU
Status [act]

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Aircraft History

Date Status Local S/N Airforce/Unit Version Name Info
04 Oct 1984 [act] FA-89 F-16A Block 15P
Nov 1984 [act] FA-89 BAF 23 sqn F-16A Block 15P
Apr 1994 [act] FA-89 BAF 350 sqn F-16A Block 15P
Aug 1994 [act] FA-89 BAF 23 sqn F-16A Block 15P
Oct 1995 [act] FA-89 BAF 349 sqn F-16A Block 15P
May 1996 [act] FA-89 BAF 1 sqn F-16A Block 15P
Oct 1996 [act] FA-89 BAF 10 W F-16A Block 15P
Dec 1996 [act] FA-89 BAF 2 W F-16A Block 15P
03 Aug 1997 [msh] FA-89 F-16A Block 15P
During final approach, the nose landinggear refused to exit. The pilot, Cdt. 'Mich' Kerkhofs made a succesfull landing. Damage to the aircraft was limited to the CARAPACE antenna under the intake
Unknown [con] FA-89 F-16A Block 20 MLU
Mar 1999 [act] FA-89 BAF 10 W F-16A Block 20 MLU
Oct 2000 [act] FA-89 BAF 2 W F-16A Block 20 MLU
Unknown [act] FA-89 BAF 31 sqn F-16A Block 20 MLU
16 Feb 2004 [msh] FA-89 BAF 31 sqn F-16A Block 20 MLU
Made an emergancy landing at Solenzara AB. Lieutenant Wouter Rombouts stayed with the aircraft. It was repaired.
Unknown [act] FA-89 BAF 31 sqn F-16A Block 20 MLU
Mar 2008 [act] FA-89 BAF 2 W 'FS' F-16A Block 20 MLU
Unknown [act] FA-89 BAF 2 W F-16A Block 20 MLU

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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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