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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 121860
Last updated: 26 November 2019
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Date:07-APR-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: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:East of the Yalu near Uiju -   North Korea
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:ZYDD
Destination airport:
Narrative:
196th IAP. This day a force of 16 B-29 of the 30th BG with a escort of 48 F-84E Thunderjets of the 27th FEW and 18 F-80C in supression work of AAA was intercepted by 30 MiGs of the 176th GIAP and 196th IAP. The B-29s were assigned again to the Yalu bridges destruction. One B-29(44-86268)and one of the F-80C(49-1865) were shot down. Another F-80C was damaged. One MiG-15 of the 196th IAP flown by St/Lt Andryushkov was hit by one of the escorting F-84s. Andryushkov ejected safely and was rescued, although it was reported that he fell victim to the F-86s.


Sources:

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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23-Apr-2011 01:26 Daniel Nole Added

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