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) 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 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withdrawn from use at LwSchleuse 11 on August 5, 1982 with 2.928 flight hours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,
gladly the pilot was ok; written off.

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