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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 85214
Last updated: 17 October 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic F86 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
North American F-86A Sabre
Owner/operator:USAF (United States Air Force)
Registration: 49-1159
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Near Cho-do island -   North Korea
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:RKSS
Destination airport:
F-86A-5 49-1159 (4th FIW, 336th FIS)was flown by Capt Ken Chandler and was reported as loss after ingested debris from downed MiG. Pilot bail out and was rescued by helicopter.Also reported as hit and damaged by one MiG-15bis of the 18 GIAP, 303 IAD flown by A.Kaliuzhny.

Attached to 4th Ftr-Int Gp. Ingested debris from downed MiG, bailed out near Cho-do.

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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Revision history:

23-Apr-2011 01:26 Daniel Nole Updated [Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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