• Short Summary

    North Korean Air Force pilot Second Lieutenant Chung Nak Hyun who defeated to South Korea in a MIG 15 jet plane on August 3, became a South Korean pilot, Seoul, Aug. 9.

  • Description

    North Korean Air Force pilot Second Lieutenant Chung Nak Hyun who defeated to South Korea in a MIG 15 jet plane on August 3, became a South Korean pilot, Seoul, Aug. 9.

    During a brief ceremony held at the South Korean Air Force H.Q., in Yongdongpo, 24-year-old Chung Nak Hyun was awarded a medal of military merit with gold star, given a reward of 15,000 dollars, and made a first Lieutenant in the South Korean Air Force.

    Hundreds of South Korean officers attended the ceremony and later inspected the MIG in which Hyun escaped.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA2ZA12JNI6T2QZF2EX3B2KD461
    Media URN:
    VLVA2ZA12JNI6T2QZF2EX3B2KD461
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    14/08/1960
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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