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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 85677
Last updated: 7 April 2019
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Date:10-MAY-1955
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic MG15 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
MiG-15bis
Owner/operator:People's Liberation Army Air Force - PLAAF
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:50 miles SW of Sinuiju -   North Korea
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
PLAAF MiG-15bis of the 46th Regiment(16th FAD)shot down by one USAF F-86F flown by Burt Phythyon .This day eight US Air Force F-86 Sabres were attacked by twelve People's Republic of China PLAAF MiGs off the Korean coast. One F-86 Sabre was claimed to be shot down by PLAAF pilot Xizhong Ni at Dagushan in Liaoning. USAF pilots Robert Fulton and Burt Phythyon claimed to have each shot down a PLAAF MiG-15bis on the same day, 50 miles SW of Sinuiju.

Sources:

http://www.silent-warriors.com/shootdown_list.html
http://www.acig.org/artman/publish/article_171.shtml


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
30-Apr-2011 12:32 Daniel Nole Updated
08-May-2011 01:32 Daniel Nole Updated [Date, Aircraft type, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Source, Narrative]

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