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US Air-to-Air Losses in the Vietnam War

Last revised: June 9 2002


Quite a bit has been written about aerial combat that took place during the United States' military involvement in Vietnam. This list attempts to bring information together from numerous sources, so as to provide an accounting of all air-to-air losses of American aircraft. Some information on this list is controversial, as it is in disagreement with US DoD claims (no B-52s were downed in air-air action, etc.). After considering the validity of the sources involved, all claims made by reputable parties have been included.

Two notes:

We believe that this list is by no means complete. We welcome and information that others might be able to provide.

A note on sources. Information from the following sources was used to prepare this list:

MIA and PoW accounting information available on the Internet.

Vietnam Air Losses, by Chris Hobson, Midland Publishing, 2001. Perhaps the ultimate source, but lacking US Army losses.

Air War Over North Viet Nam; The Vietnamese People's Air Force 1949-1977, by Dr. Istvan Toperczer, Squadron/Signal Publications, 1998. A book prepared from information provided by the Vietnamese People's Air Force. This book contains a list of air-to-air victories claimed by North Vietnamese pilots.

MiG-17 and MiG-19 Units of the Vietnam War, by Dr. Istvan Toperczer, Osprey Publishing, 2001.

MiG-21 Units of the Vietnam War, by Dr. Istvan Toperczer, Osprey Publishing, 2001.

Clashes; Air Combat Over North Vietnam 1965-1972, by Marshall L. Michell III, Naval Institute Press, 1997. An excellent source of information on US losses.

Wings of Fame, Vol. 8, article on MiG-17 units and Vol 11 on MiG-19 units, Aerospace publishing/AIRtime

Fighter Combat In The Jet Age, by David C. Isby, HarperCollins, 1997

Air War Hanoi, by Robert F. Dorr, 1988

One Day in a Long War: May 10, 1972 by Jeffrey Ethell and Alfred Price, Random House, 1989

Air International magazine, article and reader's letters, from Feb 1990

Roll Call Thud, by John Campbell, Schiffer, 1996

Journey Into Darkness, by Philip Smith an Peggy Herz, Pocket Books, 1992

...And Kill MiGs, by Lou Drendel, Squadron/Signal Publications, 1997

Lightning Bugs and Other Reconnaissance Drones, by William Wagner, Aero Publishers, 1982

History of China's Aviation, by Jun Yao, et al., Beijing, China, 1998

US Losses By Date

    Date   Victim               Crew               Service  Victor  Weapon Country          Pilot(s)              Source          Comments
 16-Feb-64 C-123                                   USA      T-28    Cannon N. Vietnam Nguyen Van Ba             Toperczer    One survivor
 15-Nov-64 AQM-34  Unmanned                        USAF     MiG-17         PR China   Kaitong Xu                Yao/Wagner
 02-Jan-65 AQM-34  Unmanned                        USAF                    PR China   Huailian Zhang
 24-Mar-65 AQM-34  Unmanned                        USAF     MiG-17         PR China   Xiangyi Wang              Yao
 31-Mar-65 AQM-34  Unmanned                        USAF     MiG-17         PR China   Jicheng Su                Yao/Wagner
 03-Apr-65 AQM-34  Unmanned                        USAF     MiG            PR China   Xiaohai Dong              Yao/Wagner
 03-Apr-65 F-8                                     USN      MiG-17  Cannon N. Vietnam Phan Van Tuc              Toperczer    Not confirmed
 04-Apr-65 F-105D  Bennett                         USAF     MiG-17  Cannon N. Vietnam Tran Hanh                 WoF
 04-Apr-65 F-105D  Magnusson                       USAF     MiG-17  Cannon N. Vietnam Le Min Huan               WoF
 09-Apr-65 F-4B    Murphy/Fegan                    USN      F-4B    AIM-7  USA                                  Lost while in combat with PRoC MiG-17s
 18-Apr-65 AQM-34  Unmanned                        USAF                    PR China   Huailian Zhang
 17-Jun-65 F-4                                              MiG-17  Cannon N. Vietnam Le Trong Long             Toperczer    Not confirmed
 17-Jun-65 F-4                                              MiG-17  Cannon N. Vietnam 921 Regiment              Toperczer    Not confirmed
 20-Jun-65 A-1H                                    USN      MiG-17  Cannon N. Vietnam 921 Regiment              Toperczer    Not confirmed
 20-Jun-65 A-1H                                    USN      MiG-17  Cannon N. Vietnam 921 Regiment              Toperczer    Not confirmed
 20-Jun-65 F-4C    Kari/Briggs                     USAF     MiG-17  Cannon N. Vietnam 921 Regiment              Toperczer
 20-Jul-65 F-4                                              MiG-17  Cannon N. Vietnam 921 Regiment              Toperczer    Not confirmed
 03-Aug-65 AQM-34  Unmanned                        USAF     MiG-17         PR China
 21-Aug-65 AQM-34  Unmanned                        USAF     MiG-17         PR China   Jicheng Su                Yao
 20-Sep-65 F-104C  Smith                           USAF     MiG-19  Cannon PR China   Gao Xiang                 Smith/Yao
 20-Sep-65 F-4                                              MiG-17  Cannon N. Vietnam Nguyen Nhat Chieu         Toperczer    Not confirmed
 05-Oct-65 F-104C or RA-3                          USAF     MiG            PR China   Yunbao Zhang              Isby/Yao     Not confirmed
 14-Oct-65 F-105D  Schuler                         USAF     MiG-17  Cannon N. Vietnam 921 Regiment              Roll Call
 06-Nov-65 CH-3C   Lilly/Singleton/Naugle/Cormier  USAF     MiG-17  Cannon N. Vietnam Hanh/Hung/Lan/Phuong      Toperczer    Attributed to ground fire
 24-Dec-65 AQM-34  Unmanned                        USAF     MiG-17         PR China   Yilong Zhu                Yao/Wagner
 03-Jan-66 AQM-34  Unmanned                        USAF     MiG-17         PR China   Xiangxiao Lu              Yao/Wagner
 03-Feb-66 A-1H                                    USN      MiG-17  Cannon N. Vietnam Lam Van Lich              Toperczer    Not confirmed
 03-Feb-66 A-1H                                    USN      MiG-17  Cannon N. Vietnam Lam Van Lich              Toperczer    Not confirmed
 07-Feb-66 AQM-34  Unmanned                        USAF     MiG-19         PR China   Quanmin Feng              Yao/Wagner
 04-Mar-66 F-4                                     USAF     MiG-17  Cannon N. Vietnam Ngo Duc Mai               Toperczer    Not confirmed
 04-Mar-66 AQM-34  Unmanned                        USAF     MiG-21  Atoll  N. Vietnam Nguyen Hong Nhi           Toperczer
 05-Mar-66 AQM-34  Unmanned                        USAF     MiG-19         PR China   Xiaoqing Sun              Yao/Wagner
 14-Mar-66 AQM-34  Unmanned                        USAF     MiG-21         N. Vietnam Nguyen Hong Nhi           Toperczer/Wagner
 23-Mar-66 AQM-34  Unmanned                        USAF     MiG-19         PR China   Yilong Zhu                Yao/Wagner
 12-Apr-66 KA-3B   Gleason/Jordan/Harris/Pugh      USN      MiG     Cannon PR China   Laixi Li                  Yao
 25-Apr-66 RF-4C   Anderson/Tucker                 USAF     MiG-17  Cannon N. Vietnam Ho Van Quy                Toperczer
 26-Apr-66 F-4C                                    USAF     MiG-17  Cannon N. Vietnam Ho Van Quy                Toperczer    Not confirmed
 26-Apr-66 F-4C                                    USAF     MiG-17  Cannon N. Vietnam Ho Van Quy                Toperczer    Not confirmed
 29-Apr-66 A-1E    Boston                          USN      MiG-17  Cannon N. Vietnam                           Drendel
 29-Apr-66 AQM-34  Unmanned                        USAF     MiG-19         PR China
 05-Jun-66 F-8                                     USN      MiG-17  Cannon N. Vietnam 923 Regiment              Toperczer    Not confirmed
 05-Jun-66 F-8                                     USN      MiG-17  Cannon N. Vietnam 923 Regiment              Toperczer    Not confirmed
 07-Jun-66 F-105D  Bayles                          USAF     MiG-21  Rocket N. Vietnam 921 Regiment              Toperczer    Attributed to AAA
 09-Jun-66 F-4                                              MiG-21  Atoll  N. Vietnam 921 Regiment              Toperczer    Not confirmed
 09-Jun-66 F-4                                              MiG-21  Atoll  N. Vietnam 921 Regiment              Toperczer    Not confirmed
 21-Jun-66 F-8E    Black                           USN      MiG-17  Cannon N. Vietnam Trung/Duong/Tan/Bay/Tuc                Attributed to AAA
 21-Jun-66 RF-8A   Eastman                         USN      MiG-17  Cannon N. Vietnam Trung/Duong/Tan/Bay/Tuc   WoF          Attributed to AAA
 29-Jun-66 F-105D  Jones                           USAF     MiG-17  Cannon N. Vietnam Huyen/Man/Bay/Tuc         WoF          Attributed to AAA
 29-Jun-66 F-105                                   USAF     MiG-17  Cannon N. Vietnam Huyen/Man/Bay/Tuc         Toperczer    Not confirmed
 07-Jul-66 F-105D  Tomes                           USAF     MiG-21  Atoll  N. Vietnam Tran Ngoc Xiu             Toperczer    Attributed to AAA
 11-Jul-66 F-105D  McLelland                       USAF     MiG-21  Fuel   N. Vietnam Dinh/Song                 Drendel/Toperczer
 13-Jul-66 Unknown                                          MiG-17  Cannon N. Vietnam Phan Than Trung           Toperczer    Not confirmed
 14-Jul-66 F-8E    Bellinger                       USN      MiG-17  Cannon N. Vietnam Ngo Duc Mai               WoF
 19-Jul-66 F-105D  Diamond                         USAF     MiG-17  Cannon N. Vietnam Vo Van Man                RollCall
 19-Jul-66 F-105D  Steere                          USAF     MiG-17  Cannon N. Vietnam Nguyen Bien               Toperczer    Attributed to AAA
 19-Jul-66 F-4                                              MiG-17  Cannon N. Vietnam Nguyen Ba Dich            Toperczer    Not confirmed
 29-Jul-66 RC-47   Conklin/Hoskinson+6             USAF     MiG-17  Cannon N. Vietnam Luu Huy Chao              Isby
 05-Sep-66 F-8E    Abbott (USAF)                   USN      MiG-17  Cannon N. Vietnam 923 Regiment              Toperczer
 05-Sep-66 F-8                                     USN      MiG-17  Cannon N. Vietnam 923 Regiment              Toperczer    Not confirmed
 16-Sep-66 F-4C    Robertson/Buchana               USAF     MiG-17  Cannon N. Vietnam                           PoW-MIA
 21-Sep-66 F-4C    Kellems/Thomas                  USAF     MiG-17  Cannon N. Vietnam                           Dorr
 21-Sep-66 F-105D  Ammon                           USAF     MiG-21  Atoll  N. Vietnam 921 Regiment              Toperczer    Attributed to AAA
 05-Oct-66 F-4C    Garland/Andrews                 USAF     MiG-21  Atoll  N. Vietnam 921 Regiment              Michel
 09-Oct-66 F-4B    Tanner/Terry                    USN      MiG-21  Atoll  N. Vietnam Nguyen Van Minh           Michel       Attributed to AAA
 09-Oct-66 F-4                                     USN      MiG-21  Atoll  N. Vietnam Nguyen Van Minh           Toperczer    Not confirmed
 02-Dec-66 F-4C    Burns/Ducat                     USAF     MiG-21  Atoll  N. Vietnam 921 Regiment              Toperczer    Attributed to SAM
 02-Dec-66 F-4C    Flesher/Berger                  USAF     MiG-21  Atoll  N. Vietnam 921 Regiment              Toperczer    Attributed to SAM
 02-Dec-66 F-105D  Moorberg                        USAF     MiG-17  Cannon N. Vietnam 921 Regiment              Toperczer    Attributed to AAA
 05-Dec-66 F-105D  Begley                          USAF     MiG-17  Cannon N. Vietnam                           PoW-MIA      Toperczer: MiG-21
 05-Dec-66 F-105 or F-4                            USAF     MiG-21         N. Vietnam 921 Regiment              Toperczer    Not confirmed
 08-Dec-66 F-105D  Asire                           USAF     MiG-17  Cannon N. Vietnam                           Hobson       Toperczer: MiG-21
 08-Dec-66 F-105D                                  USAF     MiG-21         N. Vietnam 921 Regiment              Toperczer    Not confirmed
 14-Dec-66 F-105D  Cooley                          USAF     MiG-21  Atoll  N. Vietnam Dong Van De               Michel
 14-Dec-66 F-105D                                  USAF     MiG-21         N. Vietnam 921 Regiment              Toperczer    Not confirmed
 14-Dec-66 F-105D                                  USAF     MiG-21         N. Vietnam 921 Regiment              Toperczer    Not confirmed
 05-Feb-67 F-4                                              MiG-17  Cannon N. Vietnam 921 Regiment              Toperczer    Not confirmed
 26-Mar-67 F-4C    Crow/Fowler                     USAF     MiG-17  Cannon N. Vietnam 921 Regiment              Toperczer    Attributed to SAM
 14-Apr-67 F-4B                                    USN      MiG            PR China   Yimin Song                Yao          Not confirmed
 19-Apr-67 F-105F  Madison/Sterling                USAF     MiG-17  Cannon N. Vietnam 921 Regiment              Michel
 19-Apr-67 F-105                                   USAF     MiG-17  Cannon N. Vietnam 921 Regiment              Toperczer    Not confirmed
 19-Apr-67 A-1E    Hamilton                        USAF     MiG-17  Cannon N. Vietnam Tan/Tho/Trung             Michel
 19-Apr-67 A-1H                                             MiG-17  Cannon N. Vietnam Tan/Tho/Trung             Toperczer    Not confirmed
 24-Apr-67 F-4C    Knapp/Austin                    USAF     MiG-17  Cannon N. Vietnam Man/Dich/Bay/Hon          Toperczer    Attributed to AAA
 24-Apr-67 F-4B    Southwick/Laing                 USN      MiG-17  Cannon N. Vietnam Toai/Hai/Chao/Ky          Toperczer
 24-Apr-67 F-4                                              MiG-17  Cannon N. Vietnam Man/Dich/Bay/Hon          Toperczer    Not confirmed
 25-Apr-67 A-4C    Stackhouse                      USN      MiG-17  Cannon N. Vietnam Bay/Hon/Bon/Dich          Dorr/WoF
 25-Apr-67 A-4E    Crebo                           USN      MiG-17  Cannon N. Vietnam Bay/Hon/Bon/Dich          Toperczer    Attributed to SAM
 25-Apr-67 F-8                                     USN      MiG-17  Cannon N. Vietnam Bay/Hon/Bon/Dich          Toperczer    Not confirmed
 25-Apr-67 F-105   Weskamp                         USAF     MiG-17  Cannon N. Vietnam Toai/Hai/Chao/Ky          Toperczer    Attributed to SAM or AAA
 28-Apr-67 F-105D  Caras                           USAF     MiG-21  Cannon N. Vietnam 921 Regiment              Michel
 29-Apr-67 AQM-34  Unmanned                        USAF     MiG            PR China   Jintang Zhang             Yao
 30-Apr-67 F-105D  Abbott,J                        USAF     MiG-21  Atoll  N. Vietnam Nguyen Van Coc            Toperczer
 30-Apr-67 F-105F  Thorsness/Johnson               USAF     MiG-21  Atoll  N. Vietnam Le Trong Huyen            Toperczer
 30-Apr-67 F-105D  Abbott,R                        USAF     MiG-21  Atoll  N. Vietnam Nguyen Ngoc Do            Toperczer
 30-Apr-67 F-105                                   USAF     MiG-21         N. Vietnam Vu Ngoc Dinh              Toperczer    Not confirmed
 12-May-67 F-4C    Gaddis/Jefferson                USAF     MiG-17  Cannon N. Vietnam Ngo Duc Mai               Michel
 12-May-67 F-105F  Pitman/Stewart                  USAF     MiG-21         N. Vietnam Huyen/Song                Toperczer
 12-May-67 F-105   Grenzebach                      USAF     MiG-17  Cannon N. Vietnam Tan/Tho                   Toperczer    Attributed to AAA
 12-May-67 F-4C                                    USAF     MiG-17  Cannon N. Vietnam Tinh/Hai/Mai/Ky           Toperczer    Not confirmed
 12-May-67 F-4C                                    USAF     MiG-17  Cannon N. Vietnam Tinh/Hai/Mai/Ky           Toperczer    Not confirmed
 19-May-67 F-4B    Plumb/Anderson                  USN      MiG-17  Cannon N. Vietnam Phan Thanh Tai            Toperczer    Attributed to SAM
 19-May-67 F-4B    Rich/Stark                      USN      MiG-17  Cannon N. Vietnam Ngyuen Huu Diet           Toperczer    Attributed to SAM
 20-May-67 F-4C    Van Loan/Milligan               USAF     MiG-17  Cannon N. Vietnam Tai/Diet                  Michel
 22-May-67 F-4C    Perrine/Backus                  USAF     MiG-21         N. Vietnam Dang Ngoc Ngu             Toperczer    Attributed to AAA
 12-Jun-67 AQM-34  Unmanned                        USAF     MiG-19         PR China   Guangcai Liu              Yao
 26-Jun-67 F-4C    Blandord/Jarvis                 USAF     MiG-17  Cannon PR China   Jiliang Lu/Zhushu Wang    Isby/Yao
 11-Jul-67 A-4                                     USN      MiG-21         N. Vietnam Huyen/Song                Toperczer    Not confirmed
 17-Jul-67 F-8                                     USN      MiG-21         N. Vietnam Nguyen Nhat Chieu         Toperczer    Not confirmed
 20-Jul-67 F-4                                              MiG-21         N. Vietnam Do/Ngan                   Toperczer    Not confirmed
 26-Jul-67 RF-4C   Corbitt/Bare                    USAF     MiG-21  Atoll  N. Vietnam 921 Regiment              Toperczer
 09-Aug-67 RF-4C   Lengyel/Myers                   USAF     MiG-21         N. Vietnam 921 Regiment              Toperczer
 21-Aug-67 A-6A    Scott/Trembley                  USN      MiG-19  Cannon PR China   Ruijie Han                PoW-MIA/Yao
 21-Aug-67 A-6A    Buckley/Flynn                   USN      MiG-19  Cannon PR China   Fengxia Chen              PoW-MIA/Yao
 23-Aug-67 F-4C    Tyler/Sittner                   USAF     MiG-21  Atoll  N. Vietnam Nguyen Van Coc            Michel
 23-Aug-67 F-4C    Carrigan/Lane                   USAF     MiG-17  Cannon N. Vietnam Tho/Diep                  Toperczer
 23-Aug-67 F-105   Baker                           USAF     MiG-21  Atoll  N. Vietnam Nguyen Nhat Chieu         Toperczer    Attributed to AAA
 23-Aug-67 F-105                                   USAF     MiG-17  Cannon N. Vietnam Cao Thanh Tinh            Toperczer    Not confirmed
 23-Aug-67 F-105                                   USAF     MiG-17  Cannon N. Vietnam Cao Thanh Tinh            Toperczer    Not confirmed
 23-Aug-67 F-4                                              MiG-17  Cannon N. Vietnam Tinh/Phong/Diep           Toperczer    Not confirmed
 16-Sep-67 RF-101C Bagley                          USAF     MiG-21         N. Vietnam Nguyen Ngoc Do            Michel
 16-Sep-67 RF-101C Patterson                       USAF     MiG-21         N. Vietnam Pam Thanh Ngan            Toperczer    Attributed to AAA
 17-Sep-67 RF-4C   Stavast/Venanzi                 USAF     MiG-21  Atoll  N. Vietnam 921 Regiment              Toperczer    Attributed to SAM
 03-Oct-67 F-4D    Moore/Gulbrandson               USAF     MiG-21  Atoll  N. Vietnam 921 Regiment              Michel
 07-Oct-67 F-105F  Howard/Shamblee                 USAF     MiG-21  Atoll  N. Vietnam Nguyen Van Coc            Michel
 09-Oct-67 F-105D  Clements                        USAF     MiG-21  Atoll  N. Vietnam 921 Regiment              Roll Call
 25-Oct-67 F-105   Horinek                         USAF     MiG-17  Cannon N. Vietnam Nguyen Huu Tao            Toperczer    Attributed to AAA
 08-Nov-67 F-4D    Gordon/Brenneman                USAF     MiG-21  Atoll  N. Vietnam Nguyen Hong Nhi           Michel
 08-Nov-67 F-4                                              MiG-21  Atoll  N. Vietnam Nguyen Dang Kinh          Toperczer    Not confirmed
 18-Nov-67 F-105F  Dardeau/Lenhoff                 USAF     MiG-21  Atoll  N. Vietnam Nguyen Van Coc            Michel
 18-Nov-67 F-105D  Reed                            USAF     MiG-21  Atoll  N. Vietnam 921 Regiment              Michel
 19-Nov-67 F-4B    Clower/Estes                    USN      MiG-17  Cannon N. Vietnam Le Hai                    Michel       Attributed to Atoll
 19-Nov-67 F-4B    Teague/Stier                    USN      MiG-17  Cannon N. Vietnam Nguyen Din Phuc           Michel
 19-Nov-67 F-4B                                    USN      MiG-17  Cannon N. Vietnam Nguyen Phi Hung           Toperczer    Not confirmed
 19-Nov-67 EB-66                                   USAF     MiG-21         N. Vietnam Dinh/Kinh                 Toperczer    Not confirmed
 20-Nov-67 F-105D  Butler                          USAF     MiG-21  Atoll  N. Vietnam Nguyen Van Coc?           Michel
 12-Dec-67 F-105                                   USAF     MiG-21         N. Vietnam 921 Regiment              Toperczer    Not confirmed
 14-Dec-67 F-8                                     USN      MiG-17 Cannon  N. Vietnam                           Toperczer    Not confirmed
 16-Dec-67 F-4D    Low/Hill                        USAF     MiG-21  Atoll  N. Vietnam 921 Regiment              Michel
 17-Dec-67 F-105D  Ellis                           USAF     MiG-21  Atoll  N. Vietnam Vu Ngoc Dnh               Michel
 17-Dec-67 F-105                                   USAF     MiG-21  Atoll  N. Vietnam Vu Ngoc Dinh              Toperczer    Not confirmed
 17-Dec-67 F-105                                   USAF     MiG-21         N. Vietnam Nguyen Hong Nhi           Toperczer    Not confirmed
 17-Dec-67 F-4D    Fleenor/Boyer                   USAF     MiG-17  Cannon N. Vietnam                           Michel
 17-Dec-67 F-4C    Brett/Smith                     USAF     MiG-17  Cannon N. Vietnam                           Toperczer    Attributed to AAA
 19-Dec-67 F-105                                   USAF     MiG-21         N. Vietnam Nguyen Van Coc            Toperczer    Not confirmed
 19-Dec-67 Unknown                                          MiG-21         N. Vietnam 921 Regiment              Toperczer    Not confirmed
 19-Dec-67 Unknown                                          MiG-21         N. Vietnam 921 Regiment              Toperczer    Not confirmed
 19-Dec-67 Unknown                                          MiG-21         N. Vietnam 921 Regiment              Toperczer    Not confirmed
 03-Jan-68 F-105                                   USAF     MiG-21  Atoll  N. Vietnam Bui Duc Nhu               Toperczer    Not confirmed
 03-Jan-68 F-4                                              MiG-17  Cannon N. Vietnam Bui Van Suu               Toperczer    Not confirmed
 03-Jan-68 F-105                                   USAF     MiG-21  Atoll  N. Vietnam Ha Van Chuc               Toperczer    Not confirmed
 03-Jan-68 F-105D  Bean                            USAF     MiG-21  Atoll  N. Vietnam Nguyen Dang Kinh          Michel
 05-Jan-68 F-105F  Hartney/Fantle                  USAF     MiG-17  Cannon N. Vietnam                           Michel
 14-Jan-68 EB-66C  Mercer/Terrel +5                USAF     MiG-21  Atoll  N. Vietnam Kinh/Song                 Michel       Isby: MiG-17/Alkali
 14-Jan-68 F-105D  Horne                           USAF     MiG-21  Atoll  N. Vietnam 921 Regiment              Michel
 18-Jan-68 F-4D    Simonet/Smith                   USAF                    N. Vietnam                           Drendel
 18-Jan-68 F-4D    Hinckley/Jones                  USAF                    N. Vietnam                           Drendel
 20-Jan-68 AQM-34  Unmanned                        USAF     MiG-19         PR China   Yongwu Han/Yongcheng Zhou Yao/Wagner
 03-Feb-68 F-102A  Wiggins                         USAF     MiG-21  Atoll  N. Vietnam Nguyen Van Coc            Michel
 04-Feb-68 F-105D  Lasiter                         USAF     MiG-21  Atoll  N. Vietnam 921 Regiment              Michel
 14-Feb-68 A-1H    Dunn                            USN      MiG-17         PR China   Wulu Chen/Shunyi Wang     Isby/Yao
 23-Feb-68 F-4D    Gutterson/Donald                USAF     MiG-21  Atoll  N. Vietnam Vu Ngoc Dinh              Michel
 03-Mar-68 EB-66                                   USAF     MiG-21         N. Vietnam Kinh/Thuan                Toperczer    Not confirmed
 07-Mar-68 AQM-34  Unmanned                        USAF     MiG-19         PR China   Wenxing Jiang/Zhiyao Wang Yao/Wagner
 15-Mar-68 AQM-34  Unmanned                        USAF     MiG-19         PR China   Zhixin Wang/Enhua Zhang   Yao/Wagner
 18-Apr-68 AQM-34  Unmanned                        USAF     MiG-19         PR China   Huailan Zhang             Yao/Wagner
 07-May-68 F-4B    Christensen/Kramer              USN      MiG-21  Atoll  N. Vietnam Nguyen Van Coc            Michel
 14-Jun-68 F-4                                              MiG-17  Cannon N. Vietnam Le Hai                    Toperczer    Not confirmed
 14-Jun-68 F-4                                              MiG-17  Cannon N. Vietnam Luu Huy Chao              Toperczer    Not confirmed
 16-Jun-68 F-4J    Wilber/Rupinski                 USN      MiG-21  Atoll  N. Vietnam Dinh Ton                  Michel
 19-Jul-68 F-8                                     USN      MiG-17  Cannon N. Vietnam Le Hai                    Toperczer    Not confirmed
 01-Aug-68 F-8                                     USN      MiG-21  Atoll  N. Vietnam Nguyen Hong Nhi           Toperczer    Not confirmed
 17-Aug-68 F-4B    Gartley/Mayhew                  USN      F-4B    AIM-9  USA                                  Michel
 19-Sep-68 F-8C                                    USN      MiG-21         N. Vietnam 921 Regiment              Toperczer    Not confirmed
 21-Sep-68 AQM-34  Unmanned                        USAF     MiG-21         N. Vietnam Nguyen Dang Kinh          Toperczer
 26-Oct-68 F-4                                     USAF     MiG-21         N. Vietnam 921 Regiment              Toperczer    Not confirmed
 20-Dec-69 OV-1    Long                            USA      MiG            N. Vietnam
 ??-Dec-69 AQM-34  Unmanned                        USAF     MiG-21         N. Vietnam Nguyen Van Coc            Toperczer
 ??-Dec-69 AQM-34  Unmanned                        USAF     MiG-21         N. Vietnam Nguyen Van Coc            Toperczer
 18-Jan-70 F-4                                     USAF     MiG-21         N. Vietnam Phan Dinh Tuan            Toperczer    Not confirmed
 28-Jan-70 HH-53B  Bell/Leeser +4                  USAF     MiG-21  Atoll  N. Vietnam Vu Ngoc Dinh              Michel
 10-Feb-70 AQM-34  Unmanned                        USN      MiG-19         PR China   Deqi Qi/Xincheng Zhou     Yao/Wagner
 ??-???-71 UH-1                                    USA      MiG-17         N. Vietnam
 09-Mar-71 AQM-34  Unmanned                        USAF     MiG-17  Cannon N. Vietnam Luong Duc Truong          Toperczer
 18-Dec-71 F-4D    Johnson/Vaughn                  USAF     MiG-21  Atoll  N. Vietnam Le Thanh Dao              Drendel
 18-Dec-71 F-4D    Stanley/O'Brien                 USAF     MiG-21  Atoll  N. Vietnam Vo Si Giap                Drendel
 18-Dec-71 F-4D    Hildebrand/Wells                USAF     MiG-21  Atoll  N. Vietnam                           Michel
 27-Apr-72 F-4B    Molinare/Souder                 USN      MiG-21  Atoll  N. Vietnam Hoang Quoc Dung           Michel
 08-May-72 F-4                                              MiG-19         N. Vietnam Nguyen Ngoc Tiep          Toperczer    Not confirmed
 08-May-72 F-4                                              MiG-19         N. Vietnam Nguyen Hong Son           Toperczer    Not confirmed
 10-May-72 F-4D    Harris/Wilkinson                USAF     MiG-19  Cannon N. Vietnam Pham Hung Son             Ethell/Price
 10-May-72 F-4D    Lodge/Locher                    USAF     MiG-19  Cannon N. Vietnam Nguyen Manh Tung          Ethell/Price
 10-May-72 F-4E                                    USAF     MiG-21  Atoll  N. Vietnam Dang Ngoc Ngu             Toperczer    Not confirmed
 10-May-72 F-4                                              MiG-21         N. Vietnam 921 Regiment              Toperczer    Not confirmed
 10-May-72 F-4J    Blackburn/Rudloff               USN      MiG-21  Atoll  N. Vietnam Le Thanh Dao              Toperczer    Attributed to AAA
 10-May-72 F-4J    Cunningham/Driscoll             USN      MiG-21  Atoll  N. Vietnam Vu Duc Hop                Toperczer    Attributed to SAM
 11-May-72 F-105G  Talley/Padgett                  USAF     MiG-21  Atoll  N. Vietnam Ngo Duy Thu               Michel
 11-May-72 F-4D    Kittinger/Reich                 USAF     MiG-21  Atoll  N. Vietnam Ngo Van Phu               Michel
 18-May-72 F-4D    Ratzel/Bednarek                 USAF     MiG-17  Cannon N. Vietnam 923 Regiment              Toperczer
 18-May-72 F-4                                              MiG-19         N. Vietnam 925 Regiment              Toperczer    Not confirmed
 18-May-72 F-4                                              MiG-21  Atoll  N. Vietnam Nguyen Hong Nhi           Toperczer    Not confirmed
 20-May-72 F-4D    Markle/Williams                 USAF     MiG-21  Atoll  N. Vietnam Do Van Linh               Michel       Attributed to stall/spin
 23-May-72 A-7     Barnett                         USN      MiG-21  Atoll  N. Vietnam Nguyen Duc Soat           O'Connor     Attributed to SAM
 23-May-72 F-4D    Byrns/Bean                      USAF     MiG-21         N. Vietnam 921 Regiment              Toperczer    Attributed to AAA
 23-May-72 F-4                                              MiG-19         N. Vietnam Pham Hong Son             Toperczer    Not confirmed
 23-May-72 F-4                                              MiG-19         N. Vietnam Nguyen Hong Son           Toperczer    Not confirmed
 24-May-72 F-8J    Beeler                          USN                     N. Vietnam                           Drendel      Attributed to SAM
 01-Jun-72 F-4E    Hawks/Dingee                    USAF     MiG-21  Atoll  N. Vietnam Pham Phu Thai             Toperczer    Attributed to SAM
 13-Jun-72 F-4D    Hanson/Fulton                   USAF     MiG-21  Atoll  N. Vietnam Pham Phu Thai             Michel
 13-Jun-72 F-4                                              MiG-21         N. Vietnam Do Van Lanh               Toperczer    Not confirmed
 21-Jun-72 F-4D    Rose/Callaghan                  USAF     MiG-21  Atoll  N. Vietnam Do Van Lanh               Michel
 23-Jun-72 F-4D                                    USAF     MiG-21  other  N. Vietnam                           Michel       Stall/spin - Not confirmed
 24-Jun-72 F-4C    Grant/Beekman                   USAF     MiG-21  Atoll  N. Vietnam Nguyen Duc Soat           Michel
 24-Jun-72 F-4C    McCarty/Jackson                 USAF     MiG-21  Atoll  N. Vietnam Nguyen Van Nghia          Toperczer
 24-Jun-72 F-4                                     USAF     MiG-21  Atoll  N. Vietnam Ngo Duy Thu               Toperczer    Not confirmed
 26-Jun-72 F-4                                              MiG-21         N. Vietnam 921 Regiment              Toperczer    Not confirmed
 27-Jun-72 F-4E    Cerak/Dingee                    USAF     MiG-21  Atoll  N. Vietnam Nguyen Duc Soat           Michel
 27-Jun-72 F-4E    Miller/McDow                    USAF     MiG-21  Atoll  N. Vietnam Bui Thanh Liem            Michel
 27-Jun-72 F-4E    Aikman/Hanton                   USAF     MiG-21  Atoll  N. Vietnam Pham Phu Thai             Michel
 27-Jun-72 F-4E    Sullivan/Francis                USAF     MiG-21  Atoll  N. Vietnam Nguyen Duc Nhu            Toperczer    Attributed to SAM
 27-Jun-72 F-4                                     USAF     MiG-21  Atoll  N. Vietnam Ngo Duy Thu               Toperczer    Not confirmed
 05-Jul-72 F-4E    Elander/Logan                   USAF     MiG-21  Atoll  N. Vietnam Ha Vinh Thanh             Air Int
 05-Jul-72 F-4E    Spenser/Seek                    USAF     MiG-21  Atoll  N. Vietnam Nguyen Tien Sam           Michel
 08-Jul-72 F-4E    Ross/Imaye                      USAF     MiG-21  Atoll  N. Vietnam Dang Ngoc Ngu             Michel
 10-Jul-72 F-4J    Randall/Masterson               USN      MiG-17  Cannon N. Vietnam Han Vinh Tuong            Toperczer    Possibly MiG-21
 24-Jul-72 F-4E    Hodnett/Fallert                 USAF     MiG-21  Atoll  N. Vietnam Nguyen Tien Sam           Hobson
 24-Jul-72 F-4                                              MiG-21         N. Vietnam Ha Vinh Thanh             Toperczer    Not confirmed
 24-Jul-72 F-4                                              MiG-21         N. Vietnam Le Thanh Dao              Toperczer    Not confirmed
 24-Jul-72 F-4                                              MiG-21         N. Vietnam Trong Ton                 Toperczer    Not confirmed
 29-Jul-72 F-4E    Kula/Matsui                     USAF     MiG-21         N. Vietnam Nguyen Tien Sam           Michel
 29-Jul-72 F-105G  Coady/Murphy                    USAF     F-105G  AIM-9  USA                                  Hobson       Own missile
 30-Jul-72 F-4E    Brooks/McAdams                  USAF     MiG-21  Atoll  N. Vietnam Nguyen Duc Soat           Hobson
 26-Aug-72 F-4J    Cordova/Borders                 USMC     MiG-21  Atoll  N. Vietnam Nguyen Duc Soat
 09-Sep-72 F-4E    Dalecky/Murphy                  USAF     MiG-21  Atoll  N. Vietnam Do Van Lanh               Toperczer    Attributed to AAA
 11-Sep-72 F-4D    Ratzlaff/Heeren                 USAF     MiG-21  Atoll  N. Vietnam Le Thanh Dao              Michel
 12-Sep-72 F-4E    Zuberbuhler/McMurray            USAF     MiG-21  Atoll  N. Vietnam Nguyen Tien Sam           Michel
 01-Oct-72 F-4D                                    USAF     MiG-21  Atoll  N. Vietnam                           Michel       Not confirmed
 05-Oct-72 F-4D    Lewis/Alpers                    USAF     MiG-21  Atoll  N. Vietnam Nguyen Tien Sam           Toperczer
 06-Oct-72 F-4E    Anderson/Latella                USAF     MiG-21  Atoll  N. Vietnam Nguyen Van Nghia          Toperczer    Attributed to SAM
 12-Oct-72 F-4D    Young/Brunson                   USAF     MiG-21  Atoll  N. Vietnam Nguyen Duc Soat           Michel
 23-Dec-72 F-4                                              MiG-21         N. Vietnam 921 Regiment              Toperczer    Not confirmed
 23-Dec-72 F-4                                              MiG-21         N. Vietnam 921 Regiment              Toperczer    Not confirmed
 23-Dec-72 F-4                                              MiG-21         N. Vietnam 921 Regiment              Toperczer    Not confirmed
 23-Dec-72 F-4                                              MiG-21         N. Vietnam 921 Regiment              Toperczer    Not confirmed
 27-Dec-72 B-52    Morris+6                        USAF     MiG-21  Atoll  N. Vietnam Pham Tuan                 Toperczer    Attributed to SAM
 27-Dec-72 F-4E    Anderson/Ward                   USAF     MiG-21  Atoll  N. Vietnam Tran Viet                 Michel
 27-Dec-72 F-4E    Jefcoat/Trimble                 USAF     MiG-21  Atoll  N. Vietnam Tran Viet                 Michel
 27-Dec-72 F-4E                                    USAF     MiG-21         N. Vietnam Tran Viet                 Toperczer    Not confirmed
 28-Dec-72 B-52    Lewis                           USAF     MiG-21  Atoll  N. Vietnam Vu Xuan Thieu             Toperczer    Attributed to SAM
 28-Dec-72 RA-5C   Agnew/Haifley                   USN      MiG-21  Atoll  N. Vietnam 921 Regiment              Dorr


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