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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 88385
Last updated: 7 January 2020
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Date:17-DEC-1950
Time:14:45
Type:Silhouette image of generic MG15 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
MiG-15bis
Owner/operator:Soviet Air Force
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:East of the Yalu -   North Korea
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:ZYDD
Destination airport:
Narrative:
29th GIAP. This MiG-15bis was flown by Maj Yakov Yefromenko and was shot down by LtCol Bruce H.Hinton(F-86A-5 49-1180)CO of the 4th FIW 336th FIS. Yefromenko ejected of his heavy damaged MiG. That was the first MiG-15 shot down by F-86 Sabre.


Sources:

Air War Korea 1950-1953 / Robert Jackson, 1998
U.S. Air-to-Air Victories during the Korean War / ACIG Korean War Team (http://www.acig.org/artman/publish/article_307.shtml)
L.Krylov, Y.Tepsurkaev, I Seidov, A.German, Gordon and Rigmant,B.Cull, D.Newton, W.Thompson,L.Davis


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
11-Jan-2011 14:00 ASN archive
22-Apr-2011 00:14 Daniel Nole Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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