F-104G 26+86 Marinefliegergeschwader 2 (MFG 2) 1983

F-104G, construction number 683D-7432, model 683-10-19, built by MBB
manufactured by South Group (ARGE-Süd) & VFW
assembled by MBB-Manching starting May 4, 1972; manufactured as attrition replacement aircraft
assembly in Fighterbomber version according contract lot 10; first flight July 26, 1972 at MBB
modification level "Neptun" as Fighterbomber (for German Navy) with AS.30 and "Kormoran" anti-ship missile delivery system
Navy camouflage scheme "Norm 76" according tech order "TA-196-3"; acceptance date October 6, 1972 by GPS-MBB
26+86 MFG 2 at Eggebek AB delivery date on October 11, 1972
withdrawn from use and stored at LwSchleuse 11 December 20, 1983; struck off charge order (AVA) January 30, 1985
to Turkish Air Force (TuAF serial 71-7432) on March 26, 1985 with 1.640 flight hours
coded "6-432" with 6.AJU Bandirma AB September 1987-September 1089; 9.AJU July 1990-August 1992
withdrawn from use and stored Diyarbakir April 1994 last noted; likely scrapped (CFE); no further information.

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