Incident Republic F-84E-15-RE Thunderjet 49-2341,
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Date:Friday 11 January 1952
Type:Silhouette image of generic f84 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Republic F-84E-15-RE Thunderjet
Owner/operator:154th FBS, 136th FBW, Arkansas ANG, USAF
Registration: 49-2341
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Sinanju Airfield, Pyongan-bukto, South Pyongan Province -   North Korea
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:Taegu AB (K-2), Dong District, Daegu, South Korea
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Republic F-84E-15-RE Thunderjet 49-2341, 154th FBS, 136th FBW, Arkansas ANG (Air National Guard), USAF: Written off (destroyed) January 11 1952 when lost (failed to return) from combat operations over North Korea.
Shot down by AAA on strafing run at Sinanju Airfield, North Korea. Sinuiju Airfield(신의주공항) is an airport near Sinuiju, Pyongan-bukto, North Korea.

The airfield was designated as K-30 by the USAF and was a frequent target during the Korean War because of its strategic importance, including not only based MiG and Yak aircraft, but also its proximity to major railroad lines

Pilot - 1st Lt Joseph F Green USAF (AFSN: 20803A) bailed out and was seen to reach the ground alive and unharmed.



Revision history:

05-Jun-2013 20:50 Uli Elch Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Source, Narrative]

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