F-104G DF+107 Jagdbombergeschwader 36 (JaboG 36) Hopsten AB

F-104G, construction number 683D-7049, model 683-10-19, built by Messerschmitt (MTT)
manufactured by South Group (ARGE-Süd); assembly start by Messerschmitt-Manching September 3, 1962
assembly in Fighterbomber version according lot 2
acceptance date by BABwMTT October 9, 1962 coded KE+349 without test flight
put into long-term storage for 2 years under "Project 21"
camouflage scheme "Norm 62" according tech order "TA-196" in October 1964
modified to higher construction level and test flown on May 20, 1965; acceptance date by BABwMTT September 14, 1965
DF+107 JaboG 36 at Hopsten AB delivery date on September 24, 1965
21+80 JaboG 31 "Boelcke" at Norvenich AB on April 4, 1975
crashed October 26, 1982 during night practice weapons delivery at Vliehors Range, Netherlands,
aircraft had water contact in the Ijsselmeer during the run-in (CFIT); pilot was killed
struck off charge order (AVA) April 13, 1983.

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