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Airframe Details for F-16 #83-1145

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Aircraft: 83-1145
LM Aero T/V 5C-28
Plant General Dynamics
Local C/N
Delivered USAF 83145
F-16C Block 25B
Current USAF AAFG0649
F-16C Block 25B
Status [sto]
DCC between 1994 and 1998 was A1C. Christopher Billen.

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Aircraft History

Date Status Local S/N Airforce/Unit Version Name Info
11 Mar 1985 [act] 83145 F-16C Block 25B
12 Mar 1985 [act] 83145 USAF 17 TFS 'SW' F-16C Block 25B
Jan 1991 [act] 83145 USAF 17 TFS 'SW' F-16C Block 25B " Death Dealer"
Special characteristics:
  • Nose Art
Deployment: Desert Storm

Flew 47 missions in Desert Storm.
Sep 1991 [act] 83145 USAF 113 TFS 'TH' F-16C Block 25B
15 Mar 1992 [act] 83145 USAF 113 FS 'TH' F-16C Block 25B
Sep 1992 [act] 83145 USAF 112 FS 'OH' F-16C Block 25B
01 Apr 1994 [act] 83145 USAF 62 FS 'LF' F-16C Block 25B
Mar 2003 [act] 83145 USAF 62 FS 'LF' F-16C Block 25B
Special characteristics:
  • Unit Markings: 62 FS
23 Apr 2010 [sto] AAFG0649 USAF AMARC 'LF' F-16C Block 25B
Some sources have this airframe being removed from AMARG in May of 2020. More info needed.

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A1C. Leonel Alvares

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62nd Fighter Squadron "Spikes" , 2008 - 2009

TSgt. Kevin Cummins

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17th Fighter Squadron "Hooters" , 1989 - 1991
DCC - 1989 thru Gulf War - Great jet!

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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