Aircraft Photo of FA73 | General Dynamics F-16AM Fighting Falcon | Belgium - Air Force | AirHistory.net #358277
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:FA73
Aircraft Original Type:General Dynamics F-16 Fighting Falcon
Aircraft Generic Type:General Dynamics F-16 Fighting Falcon
Aircraft Version:General Dynamics F-16AM Fighting Falcon
C/n (msn):6H-73
Operator / Titles:Belgium - Air Force
Location
City / Airport:Kleine BrogelMap
Country:Belgium
Airport Codes:ICAO: EBBL   IATA: -   Local: -   Other: -
 
Photo Date:18 July 2002
Photo by:Stephan de Bruijn
Photo ID: 358277
Photo Comment

F-16A Block 15, FMS 80-3564, F-16A-15, and delivered to Belgium in 1984. went in to Mid-Life Upgrade (MLU) in 1999/2000 timeframe. Became an F-16AM afterwards and was after its operational career within the Belgium Air Force, placed in storage at Weelde from October 2004. FA-73 was eventually sold to Jordan as 145 on 27 November 2008. As such, the aircraft received c/n M13-34 and sadly crashed just after take-off from home base al Azraq on 5 December 2016., kiling its pilot.

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