North American F-86 Sabre Manual, Paperback Book

Description

The North American F-86 Sabre was the first operational Allied swept-wing transonic jet fighter of the post-war era.

It was flown with distinction by the USAF in the Korean War where it was pitted against the Soviet MiG-15.

The centrepiece of this Haynes Manual is F-86A, 48-178 (operated for 22 years until 2014 by Golden Apple Operations, Duxford) the sole-surviving airworthy example of the first production `A' model, as well as being the world's oldest flying jet-powered aircraft.

Information

  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 160 pages
  • Publisher: Haynes Publishing Group
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Military aircraft
  • ISBN: 9780857338341

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