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Airframe Details for F-16 #80-0596

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Aircraft: 80-0596
LM Aero T/V 61-317
Plant General Dynamics
Local C/N
Delivered USAF 80596
F-16A Block 15A
Current RJAF 672
F-16A Block 20 MLU
Status [act]

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Aircraft History

Date Status Local S/N Airforce/Unit Version Name Info
18 Mar 1982 [act] 80596 F-16A Block 15A
May 1982 [act] 80596 USAF 80 TFS 'WP' F-16A Block 15A
Sep 1988 [act] 80596 USAF 68 TFS 'MY' F-16A Block 15A
Unknown [con] 80596 F-16A Block 15A ADF
Oct 1989 [act] 80596 USAF 70 TFS 'MY' F-16A Block 15A
Oct 1990 [act] 80596 USAF 136 FIS F-16A Block 15A ADF
15 Mar 1992 [act] 80596 USAF 136 FS F-16A Block 15A ADF
Jun 1995 [act] 80596 USAF 186 FS F-16A Block 15A ADF
Unknown [act] 80596 USAF 179 FS 'MN' F-16A Block 15A ADF
Unknown [sto] 80596 USAF OO-ALC F-16A Block 15A ADF
Hill AFB, for refurbishment.
29 Jan 2003 [act] 672 F-16A Block 15A ADF
FMS Program: Peace Falcon II
FMS Serial: M13-16

Unknown [con] 672 F-16A Block 20 MLU
Dec 2010 [act] 672 RJAF 1 sqn F-16A Block 20 MLU
Aug 2011 [act] 672 RJAF 1 sqn F-16A Block 20 MLU
Deployment: Odyssey Dawn

Nov 2011 [act] 672 RJAF 6 sqn F-16A Block 20 MLU

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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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