|Object Name:||A-7 Model (large)|
|Year of Manufacture:||Unknown|
Tail No: EL1023
This model is an A-7D-9-CV Tail number AF 701023 and was built in 1970 and sent initially to the USAF 355th Tactical Fighter Wing TFW. Later it was transferred to the 23rd TFW,57th Fighter Weapons Wing and finally in 1986 to USAF 4451st TS (4450th TG) where it was used in the development of the F117A. On Dec 4, 1991 it was put into storage at the AMARC bone yard.
AMARC is (now AMARG) the 309th Aerospace Maintenance and Regeneration Group in Tucson Arizona It is an aircraft storage and reclamation site where aircraft are broken down for spares although many are in long term storage. In fact in 1997 the aircraft was salvaged but for what purpose is not known.
The given height includes the stand.; the height of the aircraft alone is 200mm.