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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 86380
Last updated: 20 January 2020
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Date:18-MAY-1953
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic T33 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lockheed T-33A Shooting Star
Owner/operator:80 FB Sqn USAF (80 FB Squadron United States Air Force)
Registration: 49-965
C/n / msn: 580-5115
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Iplong-Ni, 15 miles NW of Kochang -   South Korea
Phase: En route
Nature:Ferry/positioning
Departure airport:Suwon AB (K-13) South Korea
Destination airport:Itazuke Air Base, Japan
Narrative:
Attached to 98th Bmb Wg. Crashed near Ipkong-ni, 15 miles NW of Kochang, whilst on Ferry flight from Suwon AB (K-13), South Korea, to Itazuke Air Base, Japan. Both crew - (Pilot) Kenneth P Tallant and (navigator) Ronald Arle Ganoung - killed in crash

Sources:

https://www.koreanwar.org/html/units/usaf/80fbs.htm
http://www.dtic.mil/dpmo/korea/reports/air/
http://www.accident-report.com/world/asia/korea1.html
http://www.koreanwar-educator.org/topics/airplane_crashes/airplane_accidents.pdf
http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/1949.html


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
05-Feb-2012 05:38 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Country, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
22-Feb-2012 01:17 Nepa Updated [Operator]

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