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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 88328
Last updated: 9 December 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic MG15 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-15
Owner/operator:Soviet Air Force
Registration: 125 red
MSN: 120125
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:over the Yalu area -   North Korea
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:Lyaoyang
Destination airport:
139th GIAP, 28th IAD. First MiG-15 shot down in Korea and full admitted by both sides. This MiG-15 was flown by Kapt Mikhail F. Grachev and was shot down by the Gruman F9F-2B Panther flown by LtC William T.Amen(VF-111) of the CV-47 Philippine Sea. Kapt Mikhail F. Grachev was killed in the combat.


Air War Korea 1950-1953 / Robert Jackson, 1998
U.S. Air-to-Air Victories during the Korean War / ACIG Korean War Team (
L.Krylov, Y.Tepsurkaev, I Seidov, A.German, Gordon and Rigmant,B. Cull, D.Newton,L.Davis,W.Thompson.

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Revision history:

11-Jan-2011 14:00 ASN archive
22-Apr-2011 00:14 Daniel Nole Updated [Time, Registration, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
29-Aug-2012 12:49 Daniel Nole Updated [Registration, Cn, Source, Narrative]
03-May-2016 16:28 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Narrative]

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