ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 88353
Last updated: 22 November 2014
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Date:17-JUN-1951
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic MG15 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
MiG-15bis
Owner/operator:Soviet Air Force
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Near Ku-song -   North Korea
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Tatung-kao
Destination airport:
Narrative:
18th GIAP. This MiG-15bis of the 18th GIAP(303th IAD) flown by Kapt Lev K.Shchukin was shot down by one F-86A-5 flown by Capt Samuel Pesacreta(4th FIW). Lev K.Shchukin was wounded but eject safely and was rescued.

Sources:
Air War Korea 1950-1953 / Robert Jackson, 1998
U.S. Air-to-Air Victories during the Korean War / ACIG Korean War Team - http://www.acig.org/artman/publish/article_307.shtml
Fighter Combat over Korea Part 2: Jet Aces (In: Wings of Fame Vol.2, 1996)
L.Krylov, Y.Tepsurkaev, I Seidov, A.German, Gordon and Rigmant,B.Cull, D.Newton, W.Thompson,X.Zhang,N.Sutyagin,L.Shchukin,Y. Pepelyayev,S.Kramarenko.


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
11-Jan-2011 14:00 ASN archive
26-Apr-2011 14:33 Daniel Nole Updated [Aircraft type, Total occupants, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
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