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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 156261
Last updated: 4 November 2019
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Type:Boeing RB-47H Stratojet
Owner/operator:United States Air Force - USAF (United States Air Force - USAF)
Registration: 53-4290
C/n / msn: 4501314
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 6
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:off Wonsan Harbour, North Korea -   North Korea
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Attacked by North Korean fighters 80 miles off Wonsan Harbor, North Korea. Heavily damaged, but was able to return to base and all 6 crew OK. Return fire from tail cannon may have shot down one of the North Korean fighters. The RB-47 was so severely damaged that it had to be scrapped.


- JF Baugher

Revision history:

05-Jun-2013 12:46 Uli Elch Added
05-Jun-2013 12:58 Uli Elch Updated [Date, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Country, Phase, Narrative]

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