ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 80647
Last updated: 20 September 2014
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Date:10-JAN-1965
Time:21:15 UTC
Type:Lockheed U-2C
Owner/operator:Republic of China Air Force (RoCAF)
Registration: 358
C/n / msn: 56-6691
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:southwest of Beijing -   China
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Taoyuan - RCTP
Destination airport:Taoyuan - RCTP
Narrative:
Jack Chang took off in 358 from Taoyuan at about 1830 and the aircraft was shot down in Inner Mangolia at about 2115 by missiles fired by PLAAF 1st Surface-to-Air Guided Missile Battalion and was captured alive. He was also released on November 10, 1982.

Wreckage re-assembled and put on display at Peoples Republic of China Military Museum, Beijing, China

Sources:
http://www.taiwanairpower.org/u2/losses.html
http://www.blackbirds.net/u2/u2local.html
http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/1956_2.html
http://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lockheed_U-2#Eins.C3.A4tze_und_Geschichte

Lockheed U-2C wreckage on display at the Military Museum of the Chinese People's Revolution, Beijing, PRC proxy war

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
11-Nov-2010 10:13 FLYINGBROTHER1 Added
13-May-2013 10:25 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source, Embed code, Narrative]
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