North American P-86A (F-86A) Sabre; Bases and Installations, Foreign, Japan; Korean War. [photograph]

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Collection Item Summary:

A North American F-86A Sabre fighter (serial number 48-264) with the rear fuselage section removed for maintenance, revealing the aircraft's engine. Two servicemen stand next to the aircraft, which is in a hangar. Johnson AFB, Japan, 1951. Album page 39.

Collection Item Long Description:

Topic

  • Korean War, 1950-1953
  • Air bases, American
  • Airplanes--Maintenance and repair
  • Military bases, American--Japan
  • Aeronautics

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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photographer

Ward Hitt, Jr

Date

1951

Place

Japan

Repository Loc.

National Air and Space Museum, Archives Division, MRC 322, Washington, DC, 20560

Type

Photographs

Local number

NASM-9A09976-41B