F-104G DF+253 JaboG 36 departing Norvenich AB 1965 (code numbers not outlined)

F-104G, construction number 683D-9186, model 683-10-19, built by SABCA
assembly start February 25, 1965 at SABCA, Gosselies
first flight June 18, 1965 coded with construction number "9186" in Fighterbomber version
2 factory test fights and 1 military test flight with 3 flight hours
camouflage scheme "Norm 62" according tech order "TA-196"
coded KH+185 August 3, 1965 acceptance date July 6, 1965 by BABwSABCA
DF+253 JaboG 36 at Hopsten AB delivery date on August 4, 1965
26+34 JaboG 32 on June 28, 1974; at Deci during 1976; long term storage in May 1977
JaboG 33 in February 1979, JaboG 31 on April 8, 1981
withdrawn from use at TechnGrp 11 with 2.930 flight hours January 17, 1984
struck off charge order (AVA) December 13, 1983
to Turkish Air Force (TuAF serial number 65-9186) on April 10, 1984
coded "4-186" with 4.AJU in the 80s; with 9.AJU 1989 coded "9-186" 1989/90; Eskisehir storage as "9-186" August 1993 last noted; scrapped.

copyright  Günter Grondstein