RF-104G EB+104 AG 52 1966

RF-104G, construction number 683D-6624, model 683-04-10, built by FIAT, Turin-Caselle
manufactured by Italian Group (ARGE-Italien)
RF-104G production in "Recce" photoreconnaissance version first flight August 5, 1964 coded KC+135 at FIAT
camouflage scheme "Norm 62" according tech order "TA-196"; acceptance date September 21, 1964
LVR 3 (Luftwaffenversorgungsregiment 3) at Manching AB on October 23, 1964 for modifications
EB+104 AG 52 at Leck AB delivery date on July 12, 1965
21+03 IRAN at SABCA on July 1, 1968 with 489 flight hours, back to AG 52 on October 19, 1968
modified to Fighterbomber version on April 21, 1971 at MBB; JaboG 32 at Lechfeld AB on September 27, 1971
withdrawn from use at LwSchleuse 11 on August 5, 1982 with 2.928 flight hours; struck off charge order (AVA) March 4, 1983
to Turkish Air Force (with TuAF serial number 64-6624) on April 13, 1983
coded "6-624" with 162 Filo of 6.AJU at Bandirma AB in 1988; crashed April 7, 1989 on or near homebase Bandirma,
the pilot was ok; written off.

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