Accident MiG-21PFL 4023, Friday 6 January 1967
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Date:Friday 6 January 1967
Type:Silhouette image of generic MG21 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Owner/operator:North Vietnam Air Force [921st FR]
Registration: 4023
Fatalities:Fatalities: / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location: -   Vietnam
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:Noi Bai AB
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Shot down by F-4C (64-849) of 555th TFS / 8th TFW by Maj T.M. Hitsch and 1st Lt R.J. Strasswimmer. Weapon: AIM-7 Sparrow

Pilot: Mai Van Cuong - ejected and landed safely


Osprey - Aircraft of the aces Nr135 - MiG-21 Aces of the Vietnam War

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25-Nov-2019 20:20 Rayscorpio Added

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