F-104G 26+68 MFG 2 (Marinefliegergeschader 2) 1980

F-104G, construction number 683D-7414, company model 683-10-19, built by MBB
manufactured by South Group (ARGE-Süd) & VFW; assembly start November 11, 1971 at MBB as attrition replacement aircraft
assembly in Fighterbomber version according contract lot 6; first flight February 7, 1972 at MBB
modification level "Neptun" as Fighterbomber (for German Navy) with "AS.30" and AS.34 "Kormoran" anti-ship missile delivery system
Navy camouflage scheme "Norm 76" according tech order "TA-196-3"; acceptance date April 17, 1972 by GPS-MBB
26+68 MFG 2 at Eggebek AB delivery date on April 19, 1972
crashed August 26, 1981 over Oksboel Range (Esbjerk), Denmark after an engine failure due to birdstrike; pilot ejected safely
(NATO training exercise Tactical Fighter Weaponry [TFW] at Aalborg AB)
struck off charge order (AVA) November 20, 1981; used for fire resistance tests at WWDBw at Munster barracks; scrapped.

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