North American F-86L Sabre

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North American F-86L Sabre (1949-1968)
Pima Air and Space Museum, Tucson, Arizona, USA
February 21, 2008

2,847 F-86Ds Sabre (or Sabre Dog and Dog Sabre) were built, 981 were converted to model F-86L.  Only 25% of this aircraft shared commonality with the F-86 Sabre.  This aircraft had a maximum speed of 693 mph and a service ceiling of 49,750 feet.

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