Descripción del Accidente ASN 27 JUL 1953 Ilyushin Il-12 registration unknown - Mao-erh-shan
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Fecha:lunes 27 julio 1953
Tipo:Ilyushin Il-12
Operador:Soviet Navy
Registración: registration unknown
Numéro de série:
Año de Construcción:
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 6 / Ocupantes: 6
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 15 / Ocupantes: 15
Total:Fatalidades: 21 / Ocupantes: 21
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:4 km (2.5 milles) de Mao-erh-shan (   China)
Fase: En ruta (ENR)
Aeropuerto de Salida:Port Artur, China
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Vladivostok Airport (VVO/UHWW), Rusia
Shortly after noon on July 27, 1953, U.S. Air Force Capt. Ralph S. Parr Jr. was flying an escort mission near Chunggang-jin is his F-86F Sabre (51-12959) when he noted an unknown airplane in the vicinity. Parr reportedly made several passes by, identifying the plane as a North Korean Ilyushin Il-12. Although later that day the newly signed armistice was to bring an end to the Korean War, he decided to shoot down the plane, thereby obtaining the double-ace status. One long burst of gunfire was enough to cause the Il-12 to crash in flames. The Ilyushin later turned out to be a Soviet airliner traveling through North Korean airspace to Vladivostok. The Ilyushin crashed on Chinese soil.

» Air Force Magazine, July 2003, Vol. 86, No. 7


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