30 April 2004 - Eurofighter Flies Home
On 30 April, 2004, the first German Air Force Eurofighter service aircraft were welcomed by Fighter Wing (Jagdgeschwader) 73 "Steinhoff" (JG 73 ‘S’) to their operational base at Rostock-Laage in Northern Germany, for the first time. The event was attended by Chief of the German Air Force LtGen Klaus-Peter Stieglitz and Dr. Peter Eickenboom, Under-Secretary of State within the German Ministry of Defence
Eurofighter handover ceremony at JG 73 ‘S’ at Rostock-Laage, Northern Germany.
German Air Force Eurofighter arriving at Rostock-Laage to join JG 73 ‘Steinhoff’.
High Resolution images of the JG 73 ‘S’ available in the media library, hard copy images are available on request.