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Airframe Details for F-16 #83-1155

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Aircraft: 83-1155
LM Aero T/V 5C-38
Plant General Dynamics
Local C/N
Delivered USAF 83155
F-16C Block 25B
Current USAF QF-059
QF-16C Block 25B
Status [act]

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Aircraft History

Date Status Local S/N Airforce/Unit Version Name Info
22 Apr 1985 [act] 83155 F-16C Block 25B
23 Apr 1985 [act] 83155 USAF 33 TFS 'SW' F-16C Block 25B
Jun 1991 [act] 83155 USAF 457 TFS 'TF' F-16C Block 25B
01 Feb 1992 [act] 83155 USAF 457 FS 'TF' F-16C Block 25B " Texas Heat"
Aug 1996 [act] 83155 USAF 182 FS 'SA' F-16C Block 25B
Special characteristics:
  • Unit Markings: 182 FS
Mar 1999 [act] 83155 USAF 138 FS 'NY' F-16C Block 25B
Special characteristics:
  • Unit Markings: 174 FW
Oct 2004 [act] 83155 USAF 179 FS 'MN' F-16C Block 25B
Aug 2007 [act] 83155 USAF 179 FS F-16C Block 25B
Special characteristics:
  • Unit Markings: 148 FW
The only airframe to have the unit mascot in full color.
Sep 2011 [act] 83155 USAF 195 FS 'AZ' F-16C Block 25B
12 Dec 2013 [sto] F16C 83-1155 USAF AMARC 'AZ' F-16C Block 25B
21 Feb 2019 [con] 83155 QF-16C Block 25B
Sent to Boeing at Cecil Field, Florida.
May 2020 [act] QF-059 USAF 82 ATRS QF-16C Block 25B

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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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