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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 88430
Last updated: 27 November 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic MG15 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Owner/operator:Soviet Air Force
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Sinuiju-Uiju area -   North Korea
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:ZYYY
Destination airport:ZYYY
28th GIAP. This MiG-15 flown by St/Lt Nasonov(KIA) was damaged by the F-80C of Capt Clyde J. Whaley(16 FIS, 51 FIW).Nasonov, wounded succeeded in return to base, but, overturned his plane on landing after hitting an airplane shelter with the wing. Pilot KIA. After some sources, this MiG-15 was repaired and fly again.


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, P.Ovsyannikov

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Revision history:

11-Jan-2011 14:00 ASN archive
22-Apr-2011 00:13 Daniel Nole Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
03-May-2016 17:08 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Damage, Narrative]
24-Jun-2020 11:28 JF Updated [Aircraft type]

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