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Airframe Details for F-16 #82-0929

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Aircraft: 82-0929
LM Aero T/V 61-522
Plant General Dynamics
Local C/N
Delivered USAF 82929
F-16A Block 15K
Current USAF 82929
F-16A Block 15K ADF
Status [pre]

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Aircraft History

Date Status Local S/N Airforce/Unit Version Name Info
27 Jul 1983 [act] 82929 F-16A Block 15K
28 Jul 1983 [act] 82929 USAF 16 TFTS 'HL' F-16A Block 15K
Jul 1986 [act] 82929 USAF 421 TFS 'HL' F-16A Block 15K
Oct 1989 [act] 82929 USAF 421 TFS 'HL' F-16A Block 15K
Special characteristics:
  • Unit Markings: 388 TFW
Unknown [con] 82929 F-16A Block 15K ADF
Jun 1990 [act] 82929 USAF 178 FIS F-16A Block 15K ADF
15 Mar 1992 [act] 82929 USAF 178 FS F-16A Block 15K ADF
On September 11, 2001 this aircraft was scrambled from Langley AFB, Virginia to give air cover over Washington DC. Lt. Col. Brad Derrig was at the controls.
Oct 2003 [act] 82929 USAF 178 FS 'ND' F-16A Block 15K ADF
Special characteristics:
  • Unit Markings: 178 FS
May 2005 [act] 82929 USAF 178 FS 'ND' F-16A Block 15K ADF
27 Dec 2006 [i/a] 82929 'ND' F-16A Block 15K ADF News Article
Flew out of Fargo, North Dakota on December 26, 2006 for McChord AFB, Washington to be put into a museum by Lt. Col. Brad Derrig who flew the scramble on September 11, 2001.
11 Feb 2008 [pre] 82929 'ND' F-16A Block 15K ADF
This aircraft was placed on a pedestal adjacent to the Western Air Defense Sector HQ (Washington Air National Guard) at McChord AFB, Washington. The plane will be dedicated May 12, 2008 in conjunction with the 50th anniversary of North American Aerospace Defense Command.

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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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