Accident North American F-86E-6 Sabre 52-2839, Thursday 19 February 1953
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Date:Thursday 19 February 1953
Time:
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: 52-2839
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 52-2839(4th FIW, 336th FIS) flown by 2th Lt Edward Izbicky.
Was shot down by one MiG-15bis of the 913th IAP(32th IAD) flown by Kapt Semen A.Fedorets. Edward Izbicky 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
30-Apr-2011 17:42 Daniel Nole Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
26-Aug-2011 09:14 Uli Elch Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport, Narrative]

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