RF-104G EB+113 AG 52 (Aufklärungsgeschwader 52) 1967

RF-104G, construction number 683D-8211, company model 683-04-10, built by Fokker
manufactured by North Group (ARGE-Nord); KG+311 first flight February 1, 1964 at Fokker-Schiphol
to Weserflug in February 1964 for RF-104G photoreconnaissance version modifications according project "Recce"
camouflage scheme "Norm 62" according tech order "TA-196"; acceptance date by BABwFokker (RNAF-MTA) July 29, 1964
LVR 3 (Luftwaffenversorgungsregiment 3) at Manching AB on September 3, 1964 for upgrading and modifications
EB+113 AG 52 at Leck AB delivery date on July 12,1965
24+62 modified to AWX (All Weather Fighter) version F-104G on December 8, 1971 at MBB; JG 71 at Wittmund AB on June 26, 1972
withdrawn from use at LVR 1 (Luftwaffenversorgungsregiment 1) at Erding AB on March 20, 1974 with 1.543 flight hours
struck off charge order (AVA) December 4, 1973; to traveling exhibition "Unsere Luftwaffe" coded "22+51"; later coded "31+05"; to traveling exhibition "Unsere Marine"; scrapped.

Project "Recce": included 66 RF-104G from ARGE-Nord, which were converted to RF-104G before delivery. 
They were mainly intended for the second squadron of WaSLw 10, AG 51, AG 52 and project Columbus.

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