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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 164476
Last updated: 2 May 2021
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Date:10-MAR-1953
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic f84 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Republic F-84E Thunderjet
Owner/operator:53rd FBSqn /36th FBWg USAF (53rd FBSqn /36th FBWg United States Air Force)
Registration:
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Falkenstein, Oberpfalz -   Germany
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Shot down by a MiG-15, piloted by Lt. Jaroslav Šrámek (Czechoslovak Air Force, 5th Fighter Regiment, 2nd Squadron, Plzeň-Líně air base). US pilot, Lt. Warren G. Brown, ejected safely. 35 km west of Czechoslovak border.

Sources:

1. http://www.radio.cz/en/section/curraffrs/czech-fighter-pilot-recalls-cold-war-dogfight
2. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jaroslav_%C5%A0r%C3%A1mek
3. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Air_battle_over_Merkl%C3%ADn


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
05-Mar-2014 12:45 gerard57 Added
01-Mar-2018 08:56 TB Updated [Location]
25-Jun-2018 15:23 ehren69 Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Source, Narrative]
23-Dec-2019 22:18 stehlik49 Updated [Operator, Operator]
25-Jan-2020 18:46 Uli Elch Updated [Operator, Location]
03-Feb-2020 11:09 stehlik49 Updated [Operator, Source, Operator]
09-Jul-2020 13:43 TB Updated [Location, Narrative]
13-Apr-2021 15:39 Anon. Updated [Operator, Operator]

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