F-104G VB+229 Marinefliegergeschwader 2 (Naval Air Wing 2) at RAF Brawdy August 1968

F-104G, construction number 683D-7186, model 683-10-19, built by Messerschmitt
manufactured by South Group (ARGE-Süd); assembly by Messerschmitt-Manching starting July 29, 1964
assembly in Fighterbomber version according contract lot 7; first flight November 13, 1964 coded KE+486
modification level "Prince" as Fighterbomber (for MFG 2) with AS.30 and "Kormoran" anti ship missile delivery system,
Sidewinder missile launch rails and long range tanks
camouflage scheme "Norm 62" according tech order "TA-196"; acceptance date March 4, 1965 by BABwMTT
VB+229 MFG 2 at Eggebek AB delivery date on March 18, 1965
23+03 Navy camouflage scheme "Norm 76" according tech order "TA-196-3" in 1970
withdrawn from use at LwSchleuse 11 on July 28, 1980; struck off charge order (AVA) January 3, 1980
to Turkish Air Force (TuAF serial number 64-7186) on October 10, 1980 with 1.798 flight hours
coded "4-186" with 4.AJU at Murted AB in 1981/1982; 6.AJU in 1987; 1989 coded "9-186" with 9.AJU at Balikesir AB
preserved at Bandirma Air Base collection "Hava Kuvvetleri Ust Kolleksion" coded as "6-186"
in August 1992 first noted; August 2013 noted
painted in SEA camouflage scheme with code "6-1046" in the Bandirma display line where six aircraft are displayed March 30, 2016 last noted.

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