ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 84173
Last updated: 29 July 2014
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Date:21-JAN-1951
Time:
Type:Republic F-84E-15-RE Thunderjet
Owner/operator:USAF
Registration: 49-2340
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Near Chongchon river -   North Korea
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RJFF
Destination airport:
Narrative:
27th FEW, 523nd FES. Downed by MiG, pilot eject. 1th Lt Grant Simpson POW.
Wrong listed sometimes as 49-3240.

Sources:
http://www.dtic.mil/dpmo/korea/reports/air/
L.Krylov, Y.Tepsurkaev, I Seidov, R.Jackson, A.German, Gordon and Rigmant,B.Cull, D.Newton, W.Thompson, R.Dorr, X.Zhang,Korwald.


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Date/timeContributorUpdates
31-Jul-2012 11:04 Daniel Nole Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
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