North American F-86 Sabre

The North American F-86 Sabre, whiles cried the Sabrejet, wis a transonic jet fechter aircraft.

F-86 Sabre
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A North American F-86 during the EAA AirVenture airshow in Oshkosh, WI
Role Fechter aircraft
Naitional oreegin Unitit States
Manufacturer North American Aviation
First flicht 1 October 1947
Introduction 1949, wi USAF
Retired 1994, Bolivie
Primar uisers Unitit States Air Force
Japan Air Self-Defense Force
Spainyie Air Force
Republic o Korea Air Force
Nummer biggit 9,860[1]
Unit cost
US$219,457 (F-86E)[2]
Developit frae North American FJ-1 Fury
Variants CAC Sabre
Canadair Sabre
North American F-86D Sabre
North American FJ-2/-3 Fury
Developit intae North American FJ-4 Fury
North American YF-93



  1. Winchester 2006, p. 184.
  2. Knaack 1978, p. 52.


  • Knaack, Marcelle Size. Encyclopedia of US Air Force Aircraft and Missile Systems, Volume 1, Post-World War Two Fighters, 1945–1973. Washington, DC: Office o Air Force History, 1978. ISBN 0-912799-59-5.
  • Winchester, Jim, ed. Military Aircraft of the Cold War (The Aviation Factfile). Lunnon: Grange Beuks plc, 2006. ISBN 1-84013-929-3.