F-104G 22+71 Marinefliegergeschwader 1 (MFG 1) carrying Sidewinder missiles on the Centerline Rails at Kleine Brogel AB Tigermeet, June 1978

F-104G, construction number 683D-7152, model 683-10-19, built by Messerschmitt
manufactured by South Group (ARGE-Süd); assembly start at Messerschmitt-Manching February 10, 1964
assembly in Fighterbomber version according contract lot 5; first flight April 28, 1964 coded KE+452; acceptance date June 10, 1964 by BABwMTT
modification level "Yoga" as Fighterbomber (for MFG 1) with AS.30 and "Kormoran" anti-ship missile delivery system,
Sidewinder missile launch rails and long range tanks; camouflage scheme "Norm 62" according tech order "TA-196"
VA+128 MFG 1 at Schleswig-Jagel AB delivery date on June 22, 1964
22+71 JaboG 32 on September 18, 1967; MFG 1 on January 17, 1969; Navy camouflage scheme "Norm 76" according tech order "TA-196-3" in 1970
withdrawn from use and stored at LwSchleuse 11 on October 14, 1980; struck off charge order (AVA) December 22, 1980
with 2.311 flight hours to Hellenic Air Force on April 6, 1981 coded "FG-7152" to 335th Mira of 116th Pterix
recoded "FG-152" in 1987; withdrawn from use 1990
stored Agrinion AB in 2001 coded "FG-152"; Agrinion AB November 2014 last noted.

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