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    Airframe Family: General Dynamics F-111
    Latest Model:GF-111A
    Last Military Serial:63-9767 USAF
    Construction Number:A1-02
    Latest Owner or Location:Chanute Air Museum, Chanute AFB (formerly), Rantoul, Illinois

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    Dates

    Event

    Constructed as a F-111A.

    25 February 1965

    First flight.

    26 February 1965

    Taken on Strength/Charge with the United States Air Force with s/n 63-9767.

    Served as a test bed for the MK-1 NAV/Attack system.

    1966

    Loaned to General Dynamics.
    Used as engine/intake test bed.

    December 1969

    Transported by ground. Delivered to 3345th Maintenance and Supply Group (Air Training Command), Chanute Air Force Base, I.
    Engines had been removed.

    Redesignated as GF-111A.

    1974

    To National Museum of the United States Air Force Loan Program, Wright Field, Dayton, OH.
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    1974

    Placed on display.
    Displayed, Thunderbird Airpark, Chanute AFB.

    1993

    Loaned to Chanute Air Museum, Chanute AFB (Formerly), Rantoul, IL.
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    19 September 1995


    Photographer: Glenn Chatfield

    6 April 2012


    Photographer: John Meneely
    Notes: Chanute Air Museum, Rantoul, IL, USA. Second F-111 built.

    20 April 2013


    Photographer: Glenn Chatfield


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    Data for airframe dossiers come from various sources. The following were used to compile this dossier...

    Internet Sources
    Aerial Visuals - The Locator by Mike Henniger, Senior Editor
    Chanute Air Museum
    National Museum of the United States Air Force
    United States Military Services Serial Number Lists by Joe Baugher

    Individual Contributors
    Glenn Chatfield
    Mike Henniger

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