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Narrative:Attached to 51st Ftr-Int Gp. Aircraft crashed while on a local area familiarization flight over local land marks. Aircraft had taken off from, and was based at, Suwon AB (K-13), South Korea. Local Korean National reported seeing an aircraft in a steep dive off the coast, and exploding on impact. This aircraft was confirmed as a T-33 but not as 51-4486.
Lockheed T-33A Shooting Star
|Owner/operator:||51FIG / 25 FIS USAF|
|C/n / msn:|| 580-5780|
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2|
|Airplane damage:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||off coast of South Korea -
|Phase:|| En route|
|Departure airport:||Suwon AB (K-13) South Korea|
Both crew - 1st Lt Daniel J Evans Jr and 2nd Lt Raymond S Kerenk - were killed, but their bodies were not found in or near the aircraft: posted as MIA/BNR
||Dr. John Smith
||Updated [Cn, Operator, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]|
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