F-104F BB+361 WaSLw 10 at Fürstenfeldbruck 'Tag der offenen Tür' September 24, 1961

F-104F, construction number 5048, company model 483-04-08, US serial number 59-4995, built by Lockheed
manufactured by Lockheed Aircraft Corporation (LAC), Burbank; first flight January 15, 1960 with USAF serial number coded "59-4995"
coded BB+361 used for the training of the first German pilot conversion training at Palmdale in February 1960
shipped in boxes to Germany on May 20, 1960; transported by train to Messerschmitt-Norvenich for reassembly
BB+361 WaSLw 10 (OTU: Operational Training Unit) at Norvenich AB delivery date on August 17, 1960
February 9, 1964 the "II. Ausbildungsgruppe WaSLw 10" relocated from Norvenich to Jever AB
29+02 crash landing in 1965, repaired and back to WaSLw 10 in May 1967; camouflage scheme "Norm 62" according tech order "TA-196" in 1965/66
withdrawn from use (grounded) in April 1971 according government orders; struck off charge order (AVA) June 29, 1971
instructional airframe (GIA) at ABC school Sonthofen 1972, 1984 noted; February 1993 last noted; scrapped.

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