F-104G 24+24 JG 71 "Richthofen"

RF-104G, construction number 683D-8166, model 683-04-10, built by Fokker
manufactured by North Group (ARGE-Nord); first flight October 17, 1963 at Fokker-Schiphol coded KG+266
to Fokker-Weserflug in October 1963 for RF-104G photoreconnaissance version modifications according project "Recce"
camouflage scheme "Norm 62" according tech order "TA-196"; acceptance date March 13, 1964 by BABwFokker (RNAF-MTA)
LVR 3 (Luftwaffenversorgungsregiment 3) on April 7, 1964 for upgrading and modifications
EA+124 AG 51 at Ingolstadt-Manching AB delivery date on June 16, 1964
24+24 modified to AWX (All Weather Fighter) version F-104G July 13, 1970 at MBB; JG 71 on November 25, 1970
withdrawn from use at LVR 1 with 1.461 flight hours on February 14, 1974; struck off charge order (AVA) November 22, 1973
parts used for spares; scrapped at Elz in 1980.

copyright  Wilhelm Göbel