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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 148397
Last updated: 14 June 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic F86 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
North American F-86F Sabre
Owner/operator:United States Air Force (USAF)
Registration: 52-4541
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:5 mi W of Kangnung AB (K-18) -   South Korea
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:RKSO
Destination airport:
Crashed. Pilot Alexander J. Sotiroff bailed out but was killed. 58th FBG/110th FBS.


R.Jackson, A.German, Gordon and Rigmant,B.Cull, D.Newton, W.Thompson, R.Dorr, X.Zhang
Youngstown Vindicator 22 November 1955, p1

Revision history:

02-Sep-2012 22:46 Daniel Nole Added
23-Jun-2019 19:36 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Phase, Source, Narrative]

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