F-104G 23+14 MFG 2 1969

F-104G, construction number 683D-7198, model 683-10-19, built by Messerschmitt
manufactured by South Group (ARGE-Süd); assembly by Messerschmitt-Manching starting November 6, 1964
assembly in Fighterbomber version according contract lot 8; first flight March 29, 1965 coded KE+498
modification level "Prince" as Fighterbomber (for MFG 2) 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"
acceptance date June 15, 1965 by BABwMTT
VB+241 MFG 2 at Eggebek AB delivery date on June 23, 1965; MFG 1 on May 17, 1966; MFG 2 on January 12, 1968
23+14 Navy camouflage scheme "Norm 76" according tech order "TA-196-3" in January 1970
crashed March 23, 1971 about 8 km west of Cagliari, Sardinia, Italy during the TACAN instrument approach
into Decimomannu AB after engine failure due to lightning strike, the aircraft crashed into a salt lagoon
close to the Mediterranean sea; pilot ejected safely; struck off charge order (AVA) June 3, 1971.

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