F-104G 22+95 MFG 1 in 1978

F-104G, construction number 683D-7178, model 683-10-19, built by Messerschmitt
manufactured by South Group (ARGE-Süd); assembly in Fighterbomber version according contract lot 7
assembled by Messerschmitt-Manching starting June 12, 1964; first flight September 23, 1964 coded KE+478
acceptance date by BABwMTT November 17, 1964
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+112 MFG 1 at Schleswig-Jagel AB delivery date on February 1, 1965
22+95 MBB for inspection June 3, 1969; Navy camouflage scheme "Norm 76" according tech order "TA-196-3" in 1971
IRAN at SABCA on January 31, 1972, back to MFG 1 on April 14, 1972; withdrawn from use and stored at LwSchleuse 11 on September 14, 1981
struck off charge order (AVA) October 26, 1981
to Turkish Air Force (TuAF serial number 64-7178) on January 19, 1982 with 2.169 flight hours
coded "6-178" with 6.AJU at Bandirma in 1988; later coded as "9-178"; scrapped according CFE at Eskisehir 1995.

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