F-104G 21+48 JaboG 31 at Norvenich AB

F-104G, construction number 683D-7016, model 683-10-19, built by Messerschmitt
manufactured by South Group (ARGE-Süd); assembly by Messerschmitt-Manching starting March 12, 1962 with parts from Lockheed
assembly in Fighterbomber version according contract lot 1; first flight August 29, 1962 coded KE+316
project "Replace" with modification as Fighterbomber (for JaboG 31) with Vulcan M61 20 mm machine gun installed
and long range tanks as loose parts; acceptance date April 30, 1963 by BABwMTT
DA+107 JaboG 31 at Norvenich AB delivery date on May 6, 1963; IRAN at SABCA on May 11, 1966 with 436 flight hours
camouflage scheme "Norm 62" according tech order "TA-196", back to JaboG 31 on March 7, 1967
21+48 crashed on March 11, 1974 during landing at Norvenich AB after an engine failure due to compressor stall
pilot ejected safely; written off, struck off charge order (AVA) May 21, 1974.

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