General Dynamics F-16XL
S/N 75-0749

The General Dynamics F-16XL is a derivative of the F-16 Fighting Falcon, with a cranked-arrow delta wing. It was entered in the USAF’s Enhanced Tactical Fighter competition but lost to the F-15E Strike Eagle.

The museum’s F-16XL (S/N 75-0749) was the first of two F-16XLs built. It had a single seat and was powered by an F100-PW-200 turbofan. It flew for the first time on 3 July 1982.