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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 85954
Last updated: 10 December 2018
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Date:10-SEP-1952
Time:
Type:Grumman F9F-4 Panther
Owner/operator:US Navy
Registration: 125181
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:23 NM SE Daegu AB, S. Korea -   South Korea
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
After combat mission diverted from Pohang AB (K-3) to Daegu AB (K-2) due to bad weather.
Crashed into Unmun-san mountain 23 NM SE Daegu AB (K-2).
A total of seven F9F-4 Panthers flew into that mountain in formation; all pilots killed.
Attached to MAG-33.

Sources:

http://www.dtic.mil/dpmo/korea/reports/air/
- JF Baugher


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
28-Mar-2013 10:42 Uli Elch Updated [Location, Country, Phase, Source, Narrative]

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