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Aircraft: AF-27 (10-5015)
LM Aero T/V AF-27
Local C/N
Delivered USAF 10-5015
Current USAF 10-5015
Status [i/a]
Lockheed Martin test pilot Al Norman was at the controls for the first flight of F-35A AF-27 on April 22nd, 2013 with takeoff and landing at NAS Fort Worth.

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Aircraft History

Date Status Local S/N Airforce/Unit Version Name Info
29 May 2013 [act] 10-5015 F-35A
05 Jun 2013 [act] 10-5015 USAF 58 FS 'EG' F-35A
23 Jun 2014 [msh] 10-5015 USAF 58 FS 'EG' F-35A
Suffered an engine fire caused by excessive rubbing of the fan blades inside the engine. Determined as a cat. 5, so writen-off.
23 Jun 2014 [w/o] 10-5015 USAF 58 FS 'EG' F-35A AIB Report
Aircraft became a BDRT airframe at Hill AFB, Utah around June 2019.
Jun 2019 [i/a] 10-5015 F-35A Article

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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