List of Sabre and Fury units in the US military

F-86 Sabre in flight.

List of Sabre and Fury units in the US military identifies the military branches and units that used the North American Aviation F-86 Sabre and FJ Fury. Units existed in regular USAF, ANG, USN, and USMC squadrons.

USAF F-86 UnitsEdit

Source: Baugher F-86D[1]
A West Virginia Air National Guard F-86H.
A Tennessee Air Guard F-86D.

Air National Guard SquadronsEdit

Air Force unitsEdit

Source: Baugher F-86F[2] and F-86E[3]
An F-86F of the 21st Fighter Day Wing at Chambley Air Base.
A 514th FIS F-86D at Ramstein Air Base.

US Navy units with FJ FuryEdit

Source: Baugher Fury[4]
VF-173 FJ-3s aboard USS Saratoga c. 1956
FJ-3s of VF-21 aboard USS Ranger in 1957

Atlantic FleetEdit

Pacific FleetEdit


US Marine Corps units with FJ FuryEdit




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