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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 84635
Last updated: 7 April 2019
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Date:06-MAR-1958
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic F86 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
North American F-86F Sabre
Owner/operator:United States Air Force (USAF)
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:DMZ into North Korea -   North Korea
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
US Air Force F-86 Sabre fighter was shot down by AAA fire over North Korea when it accidentally flew across the DMZ into North Korea. The pilot bailed out and was returned uninjured by North Korea.

Sources:

http://www.silent-warriors.com/shootdown_list.html
Toledo Blade 7 March 1958, p11


Related books:

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
30-Apr-2011 13:19 Daniel Nole Updated
07-May-2011 01:00 Daniel Nole Updated [Date, Aircraft type, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Source, Narrative]
21-Nov-2017 19:52 TB Updated [Operator, Source, Narrative]

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