F-104G "20+05", ex 20+98 preserved at Memmingen Airport 2008

F-104G, construction number 683D-6619, company model 683-10-19, built by FIAT (Fabbrica Italiana Automobili Torino)
manufactured by Italian Group (ARGE-Italien); first flight July 13, 1964 at FIAT, Turin-Caselle coded KC+130
acceptance date by BABwFIAT on September 4, 1964 in AWX (All Weather Fighter) version
camouflage scheme "Norm 62" according tech order "TA-196"; LwVersRgt 3 on September 14, 1964 for upgrading and modifications
JD+244 JG 74 at Neuburg AB delivery date on November 12, 1964
20+98 MFG 2 at Eggebek AB on July 12, 1974; withdrawn from use at LVR 1 on November 2, 1976 with 1.586 flight hours, struck off charge order (AVA) June 20, 1974
as decoy "22+03" with tail of construction number 6607 (MARINE marks) at Lechfeld AB, seen in September 1980
instructional airframe at ABC-School in Jägerkaserne at Sonthofen 1983-2004
"22+03" was transferred October 23, 2004 from Sonthofen to the Memmingen Airport and stored in a aircraft shelter
Owner is now the "Starfighter-Staffel-Memmingen" (SSMM), section of the Traditionsgemeinschaft Jagdbombergeschwader 34 "Allgäu" Memmingen
restoration coded as "20+05" in Norm83 "Lizard" camouflage scheme in the year 2005; preserved coded as "20+05" on July 2, 2006 at Memmingen AP
Fliegergeschichtliches Museum of Traditionsgemeinschaft Jagdbombergeschwader 34 "Allgäu" (TG JaboG 34); June 2022 last noted.

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