Accident North American F-86E-6 Sabre 52-2841, Monday 6 October 1952
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Date:Monday 6 October 1952
Time:12:23
Type:Silhouette image of generic F86 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
North American F-86E-6 Sabre
Owner/operator:United States Air Force (USAF)
Registration: 52-2841
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:"MiG Alley", NW part of North Korea -   North Korea
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Seoul/Kimpo (RKSS)
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
F-86E-6 52-2841(4th FIW, 334th FIS) Flown by 1th Lt Myron E. Souffer.
Was shot down by MiG-15bis of the 726th IAP(133th IAD).Myron E.Souffer bail out, but was captured and POW.

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,V.Zabelin,M.Mikhin.

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
01-May-2011 22:57 Daniel Nole Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
26-Aug-2011 08:29 Uli Elch Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport, Narrative]

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