TITLE

Chinese MiG Ace Over Korea

AUTHOR(S)
Bergin, Bob
PUB. DATE
December 2001
SOURCE
Military History;Dec2001, Vol. 18 Issue 5, p38
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Interview
ABSTRACT
Interviews Han Decai, an MiG-15 jet fighter in the Korean War. Views on life at the air academy; Description of the flight training; How air combat in Korea evolved; Opinion on shooting down a United States jet. INSET: Hal Fischer's Last Dogfight.
ACCESSION #
5357172

 

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