Today in aviation history – 8th November

During 8th November 1950 during Korean war occured first battle between jet aeroplane. Americans used F-80C Shooting Stars covered by B-29 Superfortress and North Koreans MiG-15. During the battle lieutenant Russel Brown downed one of MiGs and gained first victory in jet aeroplane battle.

Autor: Redakcja Świat

Redakcja Świat