ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 88498
Last updated: 25 July 2014
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Date:12-MAR-1951
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic MG15 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
MiG-15
Owner/operator:Soviet Air Force
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Near Namsi -   North Korea
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:ZYDD
Destination airport:
Narrative:
28th GIAP. Ten MiG of the 28th GIAP led by Maj V.I.Kolyadin, bounced near Namsi a flight of four F-80C of the 36th FBS.The MiG-15 flown by St/Lt Sokolov(KIA) attemting to get in the tail of the F-80 flown by 2th Lt Charles Blomberg collided with the MiG-15 flown by St/Lt Bushmelev(KIA). Both MiG pilots were killed in the colission, also observed and reported by the USAF pilots.

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, Y. Pepelyayev, S.Kramarenko.


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
11-Jan-2011 14:00 ASN archive
22-Apr-2011 15:07 Daniel Nole Updated [Operator, Total occupants, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
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