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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 147247
Last updated: 7 April 2019
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Date:12-APR-1953
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic F86 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
North American F-86F-15 Sabre
Owner/operator:USAF (United States Air Force)
Registration: 51-12970
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:North of Cho-do island -   North Korea
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RKSS
Destination airport:
Narrative:
4th FIW, 335th FIS. Downed by MiG, pilot Lt Norman Green bailed out N of Cho-do, SA-16 rescue. Greenīs F-86 was the first victory of Kapt Semen Fedorets(913 IAP, 32 IAD)this day. The second was 51-12971 flown by 1th Lt Joseph M. McConnell. Fedorets was also shot down this day but ejected safely.

Sources:

http://www.dtic.mil/dpmo/korea/reports/air/
L.Krylov, Y.Tepsurkaev, I Seidov, R.Jackson, A.German, Gordon and Rigmant,B.Cull, D.Newton, W.Thompson, R.Dorr, X.Zhang,Korwald, S. Fedorets.


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
31-Jul-2012 08:53 Daniel Nole Added

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