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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 85279
Last updated: 28 April 2019
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Date:06-JAN-1952
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic F86 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
North American F-86E-5 Sabre
Owner/operator:USAF (United States Air Force)
Registration: 50-655
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Near Cho-do island -   North Korea
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RKSS
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Shot down by MiG. F-86E-5 50-655(4th FIW 334th FIS)was flown by 1th Lt Lester F.Page(MIA) and was hit and damaged by the MiG-15bis flown by Kapt Nikolai V. Sutyagin from the 17 IAP 303 IAD.
Extensive aerial search revealed no information about the fate of 1th Lt Lester F.Page.

Sources:

http://www.dtic.mil/dpmo/korea/reports/air/
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:

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

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