F-104G 25+54 JaboG 32 landing during 12th Tactical Weapons Meet (TWM76) at Twenthe AB, Netherlands 1976

F-104G, construction number 683D-8349, company model 683-10-19, built by Fokker
manufactured by North Group (ARGE-Nord); first flight March 25, 1965 coded KG+449 in Fighterbomber version at Fokker-Schiphol
camouflage scheme "Norm 62" according tech order "TA-196"; acceptance date May 10, 1965 by BABwFokker (RNAF-MTA)
DB+255 JaboG 32 at Lechfeld AB delivery date on May 13, 1965; ErpSt 61 at Manching AB on May 10, 1966
25+54 JaboG 32 on July 10, 1968; heavily damaged during emergency landing on February 16, 1973 at Lechfeld AB,
repaired by Messerschmitt and back to JaboG 32 on August 31, 1973; in May 1976 at 12th TWM at Twenthe AB (EHTW), Netherlands
EL-70/EL-73 Electronic Counter Measure (ECM) system was installed in the weapon system in the late 70s with tech order "TA-FL1191"
crashed on April 21, 1982 at Pan de Zucchero near Capo Frasca Range, Sardinia after engine failure due to bird strike; pilot ejected safely
written off; struck off charge order (AVA) October 19, 1982.

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