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F-86 Sabre MK VI - Winnipeg MB
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Peter and Gloria
N 49° 53.411 W 097° 14.186
14U E 626674 N 5527911
Quick Description: This Sabre MK VI is in the Air Force Heritage Park on Air Force Way in Winnipeg MB.
Location: Manitoba, Canada
Date Posted: 5/10/2011 1:54:07 AM
Waymark Code: WMBDT2
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Team GeoDuo
Views: 11

Long Description:
The nearby plaque says "F-86 Sabre MK VI" but it is actually a Canadair CL-13B Sabre MK VI which is the Canadian version of the F-86 Sabre.

This is one of 292 built for the RCAF. They remained in service until 1963 when they were replaced by the CF-104 Starfighter.
Type of Aircraft: (make/model): Canadair CL-13B Sabre MK VI

Tail Number: (S/N): 23605

Construction:: original aircraft

Location (park, airport, museum, etc.): Air Force Heritage Park

inside / outside: outside

Other Information::
There is no fee to view the aircraft at the Heritage Park. They include: • CT-134A Musketeer II • CP-121 Tracker • CH-136 Kiowa Helicopter • CF-104 Starfighter • CF-101B Voodoo • Harvard MK-4 • CF-100 Canuck • F-86 Sabre MK VI • CT-133 Silver Star • Canadair CX-144A Challenger


Access restrictions:
nil.


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