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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 84121
Last updated: 9 May 2019
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Date:20-JUL-1953
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic F86 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
North American F-86F-1 Sabre
Owner/operator:USAF (United States Air Force)
Registration: 51-2863
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:K-14 Kimpo AFB -   South Korea
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RKSS
Destination airport:
Narrative:
4th FIW, 336th FIS. Flown by 2th Lt Kenneth O.Polenske.Returning from a combat mission and his engine suffered a flameout causing the aircraft to crash short of the runway.2th Lt Kenneth O.Polenske died at 121th Evacuation Hospital.

Sources:

https://www.koreanwar.org/html/korean_war_project_remembrance_search_6_2013.html?key=0


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
30-Apr-2011 13:22 Daniel Nole Updated
04-May-2011 11:15 Daniel Nole Updated
09-Aug-2012 10:57 Daniel Nole Updated

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