26+21 JaboG 31 taking-off for a practice weapon delivery mission at Norvenich AB in September 1973

F-104G, construction number 683D-9169, model 683-10-19, built by SABCA
manufactured by West Group (ARGE-West); assembly start at SABCA, Gosselies October 11, 1964 in Fighterbomber version
first flight February 5, 1965 coded with construction number "9169"; camouflage scheme "Norm 62" according tech order "TA-196"
4 factory test fights and 5 military test flights with 9 flight hours
coded KH+172 acceptance date by BABwSABCA May 6, 1965 in Fighterbomber version
DF+240 JaboG 36 at Hopsten AB delivery date on June 1, 1965
DA+249 JaboG 31 on March 16, 1966
26+21 IRAN at Erding on May 8, 1974
withdrawn from use February 28, 1975 due to corrosion found during heavy maintenance
struck off charge order (AVA) February 28, 1975; scrapped at MatDep 11 in Erding December 7, 1978.

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