RF-104G 24+10 AG 51 in a typical recce 4 tanker configuration 1968

RF-104G, construction number 683D-8150, model 683-04-10, built by Fokker
manufactured by North Group (ARGE-Nord) at Fokker; first flight September 19.1963 coded KG+250
to Fokker-Weserflug in September 1963 for RF-104G photoreconnaissance version modifications according project "Bacchus" (for AG 51)
camouflage scheme "Norm 62" according tech order "TA-196", back to Fokker November 7, 1963
acceptance date by BABwFokker (RNAF-MTA) on January 10, 1964
EA+238 AG 51 "Immelmann" at Ingolstadt-Manching AB delivery date January 16, 1964
24+10 JaboG 32 at Lechfeld AB on September 14, 1970; AG 52 at Leck AB on March 2, 1971
at MBB modified to Fighterbomber version F-104G in June 1971; JaboG 34 at Memmingen AB on October 11, 1971
crashed February 1, 1973 west of Mindelheim during approach to Memmingen AB due to engine failure caused by an open nozzle
pilot was killed, written off; struck off charge order (AVA) August 20, 1973.

copyright  Klaus Kropf