ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 88819
Last updated: 1 September 2014
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Date:04-JUL-1952
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: 126 red
C/n / msn: 121026
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:MiG Alley -   North Korea
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Tatung-kao
Destination airport:
Narrative:
494th IAP, 190th IAD. This MiG flown by St/Lt Chernykh in combat with Sabres and Thunderjets was shot down by the F-86E flown by Carroll B. McElroy of the 4th FIW, 335th FIS.

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)
L.Krylov, Y.Tepsurkaev, I Seidov, R.Jackson, A.German, Gordon and Rigmant,B.Cull, D.Newton, W.Thompson, R.Dorr, X.Zhang.


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
11-Jan-2011 14:00 ASN archive
29-Aug-2012 11:18 Daniel Nole Updated [Date, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Total occupants, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
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