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Airframe Details for F-35 #BF-19

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Aircraft: BF-19
LM Aero T/V BF-19
Local C/N
Delivered USMC 168717
Current USMC 168717
Status [act]
Lockheed Martin test pilot Billie Flynn flew F-35B production number BF-19 (USN Bureau No: 168717) on its inaugural flight on October 15th, 2012 from NAS Fort Worth.

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Aircraft History

Date Status Local S/N Airforce/Unit Version Name Info
15 Nov 2012 [act] 168717 F-35B
16 Nov 2012 [act] 168717 USMC VMFAT-501 'VM-14' F-35B
16 Nov 2012 [act] 168717 USMC VMFA-121 'VK-15' F-35B
09 Oct 2014 [act] 168717 USMC VMX-22 'MV-05' F-35B
13 May 2016 [act] 168717 USMC VMX-1 'MV-05' F-35B
Oct 2016 [act] 168717 USMC VMX-1 'MV-55' F-35B
Mar 2021 [act] 168717 USNavy VX-23 '69' F-35B

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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