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Robert Powell, the first pilot to clock 1,000 hours in the SR-71 Blackbird, passed away
Aviation History / Military Aviation / SR-71 Blackbird
Robert Powell, the first pilot to clock 1,000 hours in the SR-71 Blackbird, passed away
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From New York to London in less than two hours: the story of the SR-71 Blackbird that set a new speed record with New York to London flight
Cold War Era / Military Aviation / SR-71 Blackbird / SR-71 Top Speed
From New York to London in less than two hours: the story of the SR-71 Blackbird that set a new speed record with New York to London flight
Did you know NASA had to borrow U-2/SR-71 “yellow” Pressure Suits for first space shuttle mission?
Aviation History / Military Aviation / Space
Did you know NASA had to borrow U-2/SR-71 “yellow” Pressure Suits for first space shuttle mission?
In 1971 an SR-71 crew flew 15,000 miles, in 10 hours 30 minutes non-stop, in full continuous AB to see how many times the Blackbird could refuel before the liquid nitrogen gave out
Cold War Era / Military Aviation / SR-71 Blackbird
In 1971 an SR-71 crew flew 15,000 miles, in 10 hours 30 minutes non-stop to see how many times the Blackbird could refuel before the liquid nitrogen gave out
Former USAF maintainer explains why the iconic SR-71 Blackbird could only barely exceed 85,000 feet of altitude
Cold War Era / Military Aviation / SR-71 Blackbird
Former USAF maintainer explains why the iconic SR-71 Blackbird could only barely exceed 85,000 feet of altitude
TU-2S
Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
Journalist who served in the Royal Navy and who flew aboard the U-2 explains why the Dagon Lady is the hardest aircraft to land
Did you know “Habubrats” were given shots of penicillin so that their fathers would not get flu that could cause them to flunk SR-71 Blackbird preflight physical check?
Cold War Era / Military Aviation / SR-71 Blackbird
Did you know “Habubrats” were given shots of penicillin so that their fathers would not get flu that could cause them to flunk SR-71 Blackbird preflight physical check?
Impressive videos show why U-2 pilots have balls of steel
Military Aviation
Impressive videos show why U-2 pilots have balls of steel
USAF U-2 spy plane becomes first military aircraft to fly with artificial intelligence as its copilot
Military Aviation
USAF U-2 spy plane becomes first military aircraft to fly with artificial intelligence as its copilot
F-14 RIO who visited the Blackbird's Roost at Beale AFB tells the story of two memorable SR-71 takeoffs... And that of his Tomcat's unrestricted climb
Cold War Era / F-14 Tomcat / Military Aviation / SR-71 Blackbird
F-14 RIO who visited the Blackbird’s Roost at Beale AFB tells the story of two memorable SR-71 takeoffs… And that of his Tomcat’s unrestricted climb
Exclusive: The Story of how Iconic SR-71 Blackbird’s Habu Logo was Conceived
Cold War Era / Military Aviation / SR-71 Blackbird
Exclusive: The Story of how Iconic SR-71 Blackbird’s Habu Logo was Conceived
Author of SR-71's most stolen picture explains how he got the shot of the ultimate Blackbird super-low knife edge pass
Cold War Era / Military Aviation / SR-71 Blackbird
SR-71 Pilot Tells the Story of When He Buzzed the Tower of Sacramento Airport with Afterburners Lit
Interesting Video Shows U-2 Spy Plane’s Landing Procedure
Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
Interesting Video Shows U-2 Spy Plane’s Landing Procedure
SR-71... or RS-71? How the legendary Blackbird got her designation
Cold War Era / Military Aviation / SR-71 Blackbird
Blackbird final landing: Emotional video shows SR-71A arriving at the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force
Lieutenant Colonel Ben Bowles, first SR-71 pilot to reach 900 hours, has passed away
Aviation History / Cold War Era / Military Aviation / SR-71 Blackbird
Lieutenant Colonel Ben Bowles, first SR-71 pilot to reach 900 hours, has passed away
Impressive video shows SR-71 Blackbird J58 Engine tested at Max Afterburner Power
Cold War Era / Military Aviation / SR-71 Blackbird
Impressive video shows SR-71 Blackbird J58 Engine tested at Max Afterburner Power
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