ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 139465
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.

Type:Silhouette image of generic B47G model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Bell 47D
Owner/operator:8th US Army, X Corps, 5th Light Air Section,
Registration: 51-2454
MSN: 192
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Punchbowl Mountains -   North Korea
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Bell H-13D-BF Sioux: military version of Bell 47D for US Army. Shot down in Punch Bowl Mountains, North Korea, Jul 15, 1952. Both crew - Cpl Muzio Pellegrini and Pilot unknown


Revision history:

24-Oct-2011 23:54 Dr. John Smith Added
17-Sep-2012 00:41 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Source, Narrative]
15-Nov-2012 12:21 crotona Updated [Source, Narrative]
01-Aug-2020 17:01 TB Updated [Aircraft type]

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description

The Aviation Safety Network is an exclusive service provided by:
Quick Links:

CONNECT WITH US: FSF Facebook FSF Twitter FSF Youtube FSF LinkedIn FSF Instagram

©2022 Flight Safety Foundation

701 N. Fairfax St., Ste. 250
Alexandria, Virginia 22314