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‘We truly felt invincible at Mach 3.15:’ SR-71 pilot tells the story of his BDA flight of Libya in Support of Operation El Dorado Canyon

‘We truly felt invincible at Mach 3.15:’ SR-71 pilot tells the story of his BDA flight of Libya in Support of Operation El Dorado Canyon

‘The take seemed normal as we made our hard right turn towards Tripoli, and we were tuned for the SA-5… Read More

4 years ago

The story of the SR-71 Blackbird that outran Gaddafi’s SAMs during a BDA flight of Libya in support of Operation El Dorado Canyon

"It is a race the SR-71 will not let us lose. The Mach eases to 3.5 as we crest 80,000… Read More

6 years ago