Aircraft 63-13243 Data

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1963 Lockheed F-104G Starfighter C/N 683-2026

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  • 63-13243 @ DAY - My only shot of an active F-104, this F-104G was at the Dayton International Air Show.  It was used to train German pilots at Luke AFB.  Transferred to the German A.F., then later to the Republic of China A.F. in Taiwan. - by Glenn E. Chatfield by Glenn E. Chatfield @ DAY

Airframe Info

Model:F-104G Starfighter    Search all Lockheed F-104G Starfighter
Year built:1963
Construction Number (C/N):683-2026
Aircraft Type:Fixed wing single engine
Number of Seats:1
Number of Engines:1
Engine Type:Turbojet
Engine Manufacturer and Model:General Electric J79-GE-11A
Also Registered As:
20 21  Withdrawn from service


Registration Number:63-13243



User Comments

Glenn E. Chatfield, 2007-07-11 00:00:00
 I posted crash date and location from Baugher's site, but he is 10 years off - I happened to notice his date is two years before my shot! Searching the web I see where this plane was used in the movie "The Right Stuff" in 1982 and is probably why it was at the Dayton show.
Glenn E. Chatfield, 2010-11-27 20:23:35
 This aircraft was purchased by Taiwan, where it crashed on 3/24/1990