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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 88431
Last updated: 16 December 2019
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Date:17-MAR-1951
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic MG15 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
MiG-15
Owner/operator:Soviet Air Force
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Sensen -   North Korea
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Anshan
Destination airport:
Narrative:
72th GIAP. Four MiGs of the 72th GIAP led by Maj A.Z.Bordun were vectored to the Sensen Antung railway line under attack of F-80s fighter bombers of the 36th FBS. Engaging the fighter bombers the MiG of Kapt Dubrovin(KIA) attemting to evade a F-80 in his tail, collided with the F-80 flown by 1th Lt Howard J.Landry. Both pilots were killed in the colission.

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
Fighter Combat over Korea Part 2: Jet Aces (In: Wings of Fame Vol.2, 1996)
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
11-Jan-2011 14:00 ASN archive
22-Apr-2011 15:43 Daniel Nole Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
29-Mar-2015 19:48 TB Updated [Other fatalities, Location]

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