Accident MiG-15UTI ,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 385241
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Date:Sunday 6 January 1952
Type:Silhouette image of generic MG15 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Owner/operator:China Air Force - 3rd Air Division, 7th Regiment
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Dandong, Liaoning Province -   China
Phase: En route
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Destination airport:
Instructor pilot Yudi LIU and student pilot Wenbin LI took off from the Sino-Soviet military air base in Dandong for a training flight without authorization. They were shot down by a Soviet fighter pilot who possibly misidentified them. They bailed out, but Li's parachute did not open.


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