TF-104G "38463" (63-8463) taxiing out for the flight

TF-104G, construction number 583D-5768, model 583-10-20, US serial number 63-8463, built by Lockheed
manufactured by Lockheed (ARGE-USA); assembly at Lockheed, Palmdale for Germany
test flights with US registration "63-8463"; MAP delivery date 1963
 operated by the 4510th CCTW at Luke AFB (German shadow serial number 2765) in USAF Silver-finish colors coded 38465
wing renamed 58th TFTW on January 1, 1970; wing renamed 58th TTW on April 1, 1977
2.657 flight hours in May 1977; flown until end of operation at Luke AFB on March 16, 1983
struck off charge order (AVA) July 19, 1983; sold to USAF 1983 with "Phase III" lot with 3.159 flight hours
to ROCAF 1983 under project "Ali Shan No.8" coded "4190"
operated by the 28 TFS of 3 Wing at CCK (Ching Chuan Kang) AB; 1987-1989 noted
withdrawn from use 1989 and scrapped in 1999.

copyright  Martin Herbert