The F-86 Sabre was one of mainstays of the U.S Air Force during the Korean War. During the conflict, the F-86 amassed a kill ratio of 757 kills vs. 103 losses against Mig adversaries in air to air combat.
The F-86 incorporated captured German research data and lessons learned from American efforts in jet design. The effort provided advanced engineering experience that allowed for development of the YF-93A fighter and F-86D,
single seat all weather interceptor.