USAF Losses during the Korean War

(Updated 12 November 2012)

References:

USAF Statistical Digest FY1953

Excel Spreadsheet with data (XLS)

A/C Type

Losses due to Enemy Action on Combat Missions

Losses due to Non-Enemy Action on Combat Missions

Total
Combat Losses

Losses due to Non-Operational Causes

Total
Non-Combat Losses

Air to Air

Ground Fire

Cause Unknown

Other Losses

Missing or Unknown Cause

Other Non Operational Causes

Flying Accidents

F-51

10

172

12

74

32

300

22

10

32

F-80

14

113

16

96

38

277

47

44

91

F-82

0

4

0

4

3

11

6

5

11

F-84

18

122

13

63

33

249

56

53

109

F-86

78

19

13

61

13

184

34

32

66

F-94

1

0

0

6

2

9

3

3

6

A/B-26

0

48

8

41

71

168

35

25

60

B-29

17

5

2

27

6

57

12

9

21

C-46

0

0

0

14

2

16

7

7

14

VC/C-47

0

2

0

8

3

13

8

7

15

C-54

0

0

0

8

1

9

6

2

8

C-119

0

2

0

9

0

11

8

8

16

C-124

0

0

0

1

0

1

0

0

0

RB/WB-26

0

0

1

5

1

7

9

8

17

RB/WB-29

0

0

0

1

2

3

3

1

4

RF-51

0

17

2

1

2

22

1

1

2

RF-80

1

1

1

9

10

22

3

3

6

H-5/YH/H-19

0

5

0

16

0

21

4

4

8

LT/T-6

0

39

0

13

16

68

8

4

12

SA-16/SB-29

0

0

0

2

0

2

1

1

2

MISC

0

1

0

13

2

16

8

8

16

TOTALS

139

550

68

472

237

1466

281

235

516