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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 86343
Last updated: 16 December 2019
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Date:30-APR-1953
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic F86 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
North American F-86F-2 Sabre
Owner/operator:USAF (United States Air Force)
Registration: 51-2803
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:North of Cho-do Island -   North Korea
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RKSS
Destination airport:
Narrative:
F-86F-2 51-2803 (4th FIW, 335th FIS)(converted to F-86F-2 under Project Gunval to evaluate 4 20-mm cannon armament)engine stall, not due to enemy action, pilot Capt Lonnie R.Moore bailed out N of Cho-do over Yellow Sea and rescued. 51-2803 original built as F-86E-10.

Sources:

http://www.dtic.mil/dpmo/korea/reports/air/
L.Krylov, Y.Tepsurkaev, I Seidov, A.German, Gordon and Rigmant,B.Cull, D.Newton, W.Thompson,X.Zhang,Korwald,Gunval Project,V.Zabelin,M.Mikhin.


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
28-Apr-2011 23:21 Daniel Nole Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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