North American F-86 “Sabre” fighter jet

  1. Role: Fighter aircraft
  2. National origin: United States
  3. Manufacturer: North American Aviation
  4. First flight: 1 October 1947
  5. Introduction: 1949, with USAF
  6. Retired: 1994, Bolivia
  7. Primary users:
    United States Air Force
    Japan Air Self-Defense Force
    Spanish Air Force
    Republic of Korea Air Force
  8. Number built: 9,860
  9. Unit cost: US$219,457 (F-86E)[2]
  10. Developed from: North American FJ-1 Fury
  11. Variants:
    CAC Sabre
    Canadair Sabre
    North American F-86D Sabre
    North American FJ-2/-3 Fury
  12. Developed into:
    North American FJ-4 Fury
    North American YF-93
    North American F-100 Super Sabre

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