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Airframe Details for F-16 #80-0581

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Aircraft: 80-0581
LM Aero T/V 61-302
Plant General Dynamics
Local C/N
Delivered USAF 80581
F-16A Block 15A
Current AMI MM7237
F-16A Block 15A ADF
Status [w/o]

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Aircraft History

Date Status Local S/N Airforce/Unit Version Name Info
24 Feb 1982 [act] 80581 F-16A Block 15A
Apr 1982 [act] 80581 USAF 35 TFS 'WP' F-16A Block 15A
Nov 1987 [act] 80581 USAF 162 TFG F-16A Block 15A
Unknown [con] 80581 F-16A Block 15A ADF
Oct 1989 [act] 80581 USAF 194 FIS F-16A Block 15A ADF
Aug 1990 [act] 80581 USAF 114 TFTS F-16A Block 15A ADF
Oct 1992 [act] 80581 USAF 114 FS F-16A Block 15A ADF
May 1998 [act] 80581 USAF 186 FS F-16A Block 15A ADF
11 Jan 2001 [sto] AAFG0452 USAF AMARC F-16A Block 15A ADF
Unknown [sto] AAFG0452 USAF OO-ALC F-16A Block 15A ADF
Hill AFB, for refurbishment.
25 Jun 2003 [act] MM7237 F-16A Block 15A ADF
FMS Program: Peace Caesar
FMS Serial: M22-2

Dec 2003 [act] MM7237 AMI 18 gruppo F-16A Block 15A ADF
26 Jan 2004 [msh] MM7237 AMI 18 gruppo F-16A Block 15A ADF News Article
Crashed at 19:10 hours at about 9 miles off the coast of Trapani. The pilot, Captain Giuseppe Morana, ejected safely and was rescued by helicopter. The aircraft had a main generator failure and the power in the battery to fire the EPU was too low.
26 Jan 2004 [w/o] MM7237 AMI 18 gruppo F-16A Block 15A ADF

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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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