Specifications for the
North American F-86 Sabre
Focus Model: North American F-86D Sabre
Country of Origin: United States
Manufacturer: North American Aviation Company - USA; Mitsubishi - Japan
Initial Year of Service: 1949
Production Total: 9,500
Length: 37.50 ft (11.43 m)
Width: 37.07 ft (11.30 m)
Height: 14.99ft (4.57 m)
Weight (Empty): 10,950 lb (4,967 kg)
Weight (MTOW): 17,000 lb (7,711 kg)
Powerplant: 1 x General Electric J47-GE-27, turbojet engine generating 5,970 lb of thrust.
Maximum Speed: 690 mph (1,110 kmh; 599 kts)
Maximum Range: 785 miles (1,263 km)
Service Ceiling: 50,000 ft (15,240 m; 9.5 miles)
Rate-of-Climb: 12,000 feet-per-minute (3,658 m/min)
6 x 12.7mm machine guns in forward fuselage sides.
24 x 2.75in rockets in ventral tray
2 x AIM-9 Sidewinder short-range, air-to-air missiles under the wings.
4 x 20mm cannon armament in place of machine guns.
Up to 2,000lbs of external stores.
XP-86 - Original Army Air Force prototypes (3)
Argentina; Bangladesh; Bolivia; Burma; Canada; Columbia; Denmark; Ethiopia; France; West Germany; Greece; Honduras; Indonesia; Iran; Iraq; Italy; Japan; Malaysia; Netherlands; Norway; Pakistan; Peru; Philippines; Portugal; Taiwan; Saudi Arabia; South Africa; South Korea; Spain; Thailand; Tunisia; Turkey; United Kingdom; United States; Venezuela; Yugoslavia