German Air Force "Luftwaffe"
The German Air Force took charge of 273 Phantoms
and will operate the F-4 well into the second millenium.
88 RF-4Es were delivered to equip two recce sqns. The
Luftwaffe purchased 175 F-4Fs and another ten USAF
F-4Es for US based training. A total of 40 fighter/
bomber and 107 interceptor F-4Fs underwent the ICE
(Improved Combat Efficiency) program and are expected
to be operated until 2015.
AG 51 "Immelman", Bremgarten RF-4E
AG 52, Leck RF-4E
JBG 35, Pferdsfeld F-4F
JBG 36, Rheine-Hopsten F-4F
JG 71 "Richthoven", Wittmundhafen F-4F
JG 72 "Westfalen", Rheine-Hopsten F-4F
JG 73, Laage F-4F
WDT 61, Manching-Ingolstadt RF-4E, F-4F
JG 74 "Molders", Neuburg F-4F
1 GAFTS/49FW, Holloman, NM (USA) F-4E, F-4F
(more detailed information can be found on the F-4