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a fencing sword with a v-shaped blade and a slightly curved handle

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a stout sword with a curved blade and thick back

cut or injure with a saber

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kill with a saber

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On 7 September, 1965, Squadron Leader Shabbir Syed led a flight of four F-86s on two separate strike missions against Kalaikunda, during which he and his flight destroyed on the ground ten Canberra light bombers and two unidentified enemy aircraft.
On September 6, 1965, Squadron Leader MM Alam while flying in F-86 Super Jet over Indian Territory destroyed its two hunter aircrafts down, besides damaging another three.
He was in pilot training, learning how to fly the F-86, when he crashed one.
began licensed production of the F-86, as the company will have to terminate its production of the F-2 after delivering the aircraft for fiscal 2011 through March 2012.
In 1957, he won a then-unprecedented $550,000 award for a 12-year-old boy who lost a leg when a DC-7 airliner collided overhead with an F-86 fighter and crashed onto a Pacoima schoolyard.
In traditional measures of aircraft performance, the principal communist fighter plane, the MiG-15, was superior to the American F-86 .
After doing his Fighter and Operational Conversion Courses, he initially flew the American F-86 (Sabre), and later all types of Chinese and French fighter aircraft on PAF inventory.
Before joining NASA, Kranz flew F-86 Sabres in the Air Force during the Korean War.
SUPER SABRE The successor to the Korean War's F-86 the F-100 flew with the USAF until 1971; ROLL OF HONOUR: Eric collecting his degree and, main pic, in 1939
The CF104 replaced the Canadair F-86 Sabre Mark 6 and the Avro Canada CF-100 Canuck in the 12 squadrons of the Canadian First Air Division that served with NATO forces in Europe.
General Troup Miller played host for the Americans, while the Liverpool VIPs were led by the Lord Mayor, Alderman WJ Tristram, with ceremonial handshakes in front of an F-86 Sabre jet fighter Picture: DAILY POST ARCHIVE
Or the valor of Airmen in the 4th and 51st Fighter Wings flying those single-engine F-86 Sabres out over the frozen Yalu River to ensure that the entire peninsula was safe from aerial attack.
TAT's crash was an F-86 engine failure that forced him to eject.
The A-4C joins a museum collection that includes an A-6 Intruder, an F-86 Sabrejet, a MIG -17, replicas of WWI and WWII fighter planes, and ultralight aircraft.
16, 1952, Cope, flying an F-86 Saber Jet near the Yalu River on the China-North Korea border, was apparently downed in a dogfight with six North Korean Air Force MiG-15s flown by Russian pilots.