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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 121851
Last updated: 18 November 2019
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Date:30-JUN-1953
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic MG15 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
MiG-15bis
Owner/operator:People's Liberation Army Air Force - PLAAF
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Over Unbong-dong -   North Korea
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:ZYDD
Destination airport:
Narrative:
MiG-15bis of the PLAAF shot down over Unbong-dong by the F-86F of Maj Vermont Garrison(4th FIW 335th FIS). That was the 9th MiG kill of Garrison in the Korean War. Jun 30, 1953 was also, after the USAF, a record day , Sabres set a new record by destroying 16 MiGs in a single day. Soviet losses for the day was only a MiG of the 224th IAP 32th IAD, the pilot bailed out. PLAAF admitted losses, unknown.


Sources:

L.Krylov, Y.Tepsurkaev, I Seidov, A.German, Gordon and Rigmant,B.Cull, D.Newton, W.Thompson,L.Davis,X.Zhang,V.Zabelin,M.Mikhin.


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
23-Apr-2011 01:25 Daniel Nole Added

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