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Airframe Details for F-16 #89-2036

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Aircraft: : 89-2036
LM Aero T/V 1C-189
Plant General Dynamics
Local C/N
Delivered USAF 89036
F-16C Block 40E
Current USAF 89036
F-16C Block 40E
Status [w/o]

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Aircraft History

Date Status Local S/N Airforce/Unit Version Name Info
29 Aug 1990 [act] 89036 F-16C Block 40E
Sep 1990 [act] 89036 USAF 70 TFS 'MY' F-16C Block 40E
01 Oct 1991 [act] 89036 USAF 70 FS 'MY' F-16C Block 40E
Jul 1992 [act] 89036 USAF 70 FS 'MY' F-16C Block 40E
Deployment: Southern Watch

Need to confirm the date deployed.
16 Sep 1992 [act] 89036 USAF 70 FS 'MY' F-16C Block 40E
Oct 1992 [act] 89036 USAF 69 FS 'MY' F-16C Block 40E
Nov 1993 [act] 89036 USAF 526 FS 'RS' F-16C Block 40E
May 1994 [act] 89036 USAF 512 FS 'RS' F-16C Block 40E
Aug 1994 [act] 89036 USAF 555 FS 'AV' F-16C Block 40E
Oct 1994 [act] 89036 USAF 510 FS 'AV' F-16C Block 40E
26 Jan 1995 [msh] 89036 USAF 510 FS 'AV' F-16C Block 40E News Article
Flew into the waters of the Adriatic Sea about 60 miles east of Camacchio, Italy at 08:40 killing the pilot Captain Mark 'Mac' P. McCarthy. The cause was pilot incapacitation which occurred for unknown reasons, but G-LOC is most probable. Remembrance website of Capt. McCarthy: Website.
26 Jan 1995 [w/o] 89036 USAF 510 FS 'AV' F-16C Block 40E AIB Report

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SSgt. Jim Blanchard

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70th Fighter Squadron "White Knights" , -
Seems like I remember this tail for some reason, but maybe wrong. In any account wasn't really here long enough to know. crap

TSgt. Marshall W. Perkins

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510th Fighter Squadron "Buzzards" , 1994 - 1994
Awsome aircraft as I enjoyed it as my first assigned A/C, but unfortunitly it went down in 1994. No futher comments.

SrA. Derek Harris

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555th Fighter Squadron "Triple Nickel" , 2008 -

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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