Accident North American F-86E-6 Sabre 52-2855, Friday 19 June 1953
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Date:Friday 19 June 1953
Type:Silhouette image of generic F86 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
North American F-86E-6 Sabre
Registration: 52-2855
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:4 miles northeast of Nemsi-dong -   North Korea
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:RKSW
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
F-86E-6 52-2855 flown by 1th Lt Allan K. Rudolph(51th FIW, 39th FIS).Reported engine problems, abort mission and turned to south, flames observed and power loss.His wingman followed him into the overcast, but upon breaking into the clear saw no trace of Lieutenant Rudolph or his aircraft.
Extensive aerial search revealed no traces of 1th Lt Rudolph. Allan K. Rudolph declared as MIA.

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:

26-Apr-2011 01:51 Daniel Nole Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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