F-104F 29+10 WaSLw 10 (Luftwaffe Weapons Training Wing 10) Jever AB

F-104F, construction number 283-5060, model 483-04-08, US serial number 59-5007, built by Lockheed
manufactured by Lockheed Aircraft Cooperation (LAC), Burbank; assembly at Lockheed-Palmdale
first flight 1960 with USAF serial number "59-5007"; acceptance date by BABwLockheed not known
shipped to Bremerhaven, Germany August 3, 1960; transported via train to Messerschmitt-Norvenich for reassembly
acceptance date August 4, 1960 by BABwMTT; Messerschmitt test flight on August 24, 1960
coded BB+373 WaSLw 10 (OTU Operational Training Unit) Norvenich delivery date on September 27, 1960 in Silver-finish colors
German aircraft registration on September 8, 1960; camouflage scheme "Norm 62" according tech order "TA-196" estimated 1966/67
29+10 code change start on November 13, 1967; withdrawn from use 1971 according government orders on April 16, 1971
struck off charge order (AVA) June 29, 1971
instructional airframe (GIA) at TSLw 3 in 1971 for fire-practice purposes coded "2" last noted; scrapped.

copyright  Klaus Kropf