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Airframe Details for F-16 #85-1493

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Aircraft: 85-1493
LM Aero T/V 5C-273
Plant General Dynamics
Local C/N
Delivered USAF 85493
F-16C Block 30B
Current USAF 85493
F-16C Block 30B
Status [act]

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Aircraft History

Date Status Local S/N Airforce/Unit Version Name Info
16 Mar 1987 [act] 85493 F-16C Block 30B
May 1987 [act] 85493 USAF 13 TFS 'MJ' F-16C Block 30B
01 Oct 1991 [act] 85493 USAF 13 FS 'MJ' F-16C Block 30B
Jul 1994 [act] 85493 USAF 107 FS 'MI' F-16C Block 30B
May 2001 [act] 85493 USAF 107 FS 'MI' F-16C Block 30B " Charter Township of China"
Oct 2008 [act] 85493 USAF 119 FS F-16C Block 30B
Sep 2009 [act] 85493 USAF 119 FS F-16C Block 30B
Special characteristics:
  • Unit Markings: 119 FS
Apr 2010 [act] 85493 USAF 119 FS 'AC' F-16C Block 30B
Jul 2013 [act] 85493 USAF 457 FS 'TX' F-16C Block 30B
Nov 2023 [act] 85493 USAF 706 FS F-16C Block 30B

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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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