Lockheed F-80C Shooting Star

in Uruguayan Air Force Service
 

Key Facts

Total Delivered: 12
Total Still Active: 0
Total Now Stored: 0
Service Entry: 1958
Retirement: 1970
Main Role: Fighter
Origin: USA

History

Used by the Grupo de Aviación No.2 (Caza).


Individual Details

Serial c/no. Prev. Identity Delivered Fate/Notes
210 080-1963 47-0202A 1958 Gate guard at BA Parrallada
211 n/a n/a 1958 n/a
212 n/a n/a 1958 n/a
213 n/a n/a 1958 on display at the Museo Aeronáutico Cnel. Jaime Meregalli, Montevideo
214 n/a n/a 1958 crashed after mid-air with FAU222 on 28.2.1963
215 n/a n/a 1958 crashed in 1958
216 n/a n/a 1958 n/a
217 n/a n/a 1958 n/a
218 080-2180 49-0432 6.8.1958 preserved at USAF Armament Museum at Eglin AFB,FL
219 n/a n/a 6.8.1958 n/a
220 n/a n/a 6.8.1958 n/a
221 080-2444 49-0696 6.8.1958 preserved at the USAF Museum at Wright-Patterson AFB,OH
222 n/a n/a 6.8.1958 crashed after mid-air with FAU214 on 28.2.1963
223 n/a n/a 1958 n/a


Pictures

None at present.

More Information

References

  • Latin American Fighters (Iñigo Guevara y Moyano)
  • World Air Forces Directory 2006/07 (Ian Carroll)

Other Sources

To be added.


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