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Aircraft: 79-0389
LM Aero T/V 61-174
Plant General Dynamics
Local C/N
Delivered USAF 79389
F-16A Block 10B
Current AMI 79389
F-16A Block 10B
Status [i/a]

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Aircraft History

Date Status Local S/N Airforce/Unit Version Name Info
25 Mar 1981 [act] 79389 F-16A Block 10B
26 Mar 1981 [act] 79389 USAF 429 TFS 'NA' F-16A Block 10B
Sep 1989 [act] 79389 USAF 184 TFG F-16A Block 10B
Oct 1991 [act] 79389 USAF 148 TFTS F-16A Block 10B
15 Mar 1992 [act] 79389 USAF 148 FS F-16A Block 10B
23 Aug 1996 [sto] AAFG0383 USAF AMARC F-16A Block 10B
Jan 2003 [i/a] AAFG0383 USAF OO-ALC F-16A Block 10B
Hill AFB, for refurbishment.
10 Jun 2003 [i/a] 79389 F-16A Block 10B
FMS Program: Peace Caesar
Used for spare parts
Mar 2004 [i/a] 79389 F-16A Block 10B
Stored at Cervia AB
08 Apr 2005 [i/a] 79389 F-16A Block 10B
FMS Program: Peace Caesar
Used for spare parts at Trapani-Bergi AB

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SSgt. Earl Heron

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429th Tactical Fighter Squadron "Black Falcons" , 1984 - 1986

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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