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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 85304
Last updated: 13 September 2019
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Date:11-JAN-1952
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic F86 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
North American F-86E-1 Sabre
Owner/operator:USAF (United States Air Force)
Registration: 50-612
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Near Sinanju -   North Korea
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RKSW
Destination airport:
Narrative:
F-86E-1 flown by 1th Lieutenant Thiel M. Reeves(51th FIW 25th FIS)was heavy damaged by the MiG-15bis flown by Kapt Nikolai V. Sutyagin(17th IAP 303th IAD). Reeves with his wingman take the heading to Cho-do for eject but this last subsequently lost sight of him near the island. An aerial search along the west coast of Korea was unsuccessful.Reeves was declared MIA.

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,N.Sutyagin, X.Zhang,V.Zabelin,M.Mikhin.


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-Apr-2011 01:44 Daniel Nole Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
27-Apr-2011 00:21 Daniel Nole Updated [Source, Narrative]

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