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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 59433
Last updated: 12 January 2020
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Date:02-SEP-1951
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic F86 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
North American F-86A-5-NA Sabre
Owner/operator:USAF (United States Air Force)
Registration: 49-1258
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Near Chongchon River-six miles off the coast -   North Korea
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RKSS
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Shot down by MiG. Pilot 1th Lieutenant Laurence C. Layton bailed out, six miles off the coast. Rescued by unknown boat, then, pilot status MIA. SAR effort with negative results.

Sources:

http://home.att.net/~jbaugher/1949.html
http://www.nationalalliance.org/korea/korea07.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
21-Apr-2011 15:50 Daniel Nole Updated [Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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