Accident North American F-86E-5 Sabre 50-655, Sunday 6 January 1952
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Date:Sunday 6 January 1952
Type:Silhouette image of generic F86 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
North American F-86E-5 Sabre
Registration: 50-655
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Near Cho-do island -   North Korea
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:RKSS
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Shot down by MiG. F-86E-5 50-655(4th FIW 334th FIS)was flown by 1th Lt Lester F.Page(MIA) and was hit and damaged by the MiG-15bis flown by Kapt Nikolai V. Sutyagin from the 17 IAP 303 IAD.
Extensive aerial search revealed no information about the fate of 1th Lt Lester F.Page.

L.Krylov, Y.Tepsurkaev, I Seidov, A.German, Gordon and Rigmant,B.Cull, D.Newton, W.Thompson,X.Zhang,Y. Pepelyayev, S.Kramarenko.

Revision history:

23-Apr-2011 01:26 Daniel Nole Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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