HABU

These unique SR-71 Blackbird Cockpit photos show why no cockpit demands as much intense focus as a Habu’s

These unique SR-71 Blackbird Cockpit photos show why no cockpit demands as much intense focus as a Habu’s

“The SR-71 Blackbird knew when your eyes started to wander to the spectacle of earth from 85,000 feet; that’s when… Read More

1 year ago

The epic story of the SR-71 Blackbird crew that flew a North Pole Mission the Night Before Christmas to spy on Soviets setting up acoustic sensors to track US submarines

‘The next morning as the family sat around the table having breakfast before school, I thought to myself, no one… Read More

1 year ago

That time Habu crew chiefs loaded into an SR-71 ladies’ underwear to deploy along with the drag chute upon landing to adjust the attitude of a new Blackbird pilot

Upon landing and subsequent pilot deployment of the SR-71 Blackbird chute (which is Orange), the chute deployed as normal and… Read More

1 year ago

Here’s a rare footage of SR-71 Blackbird Performing at an Airshow

Since public displays were incredibly rare for the SR-71 Blackbird, the opportunity to see the legendary jet drew quite a… Read More

4 years ago

That time a Blackbird pilot revealed SR-71’s True Top Speed

“You know the part in 'High Flight'—where it talks about putting out your hand to touch the face of God?… Read More

5 years ago

The unknown story of the SR-71 aircrew that bailed out after their Blackbird struck the tail of a KC-135Q during an air refuelling over El Paso

“The nose section was gone just forward of the cockpit and the canopy had caved in on me. I thought,… Read More

5 years ago

THE STORY BEHIND THIS FAMED SR-71 BLACKBIRD SUPER LOW KNIFE-EDGE PASS

"... The cadets now had 107 feet of fire-breathing titanium in their face as the SR-71 levelled and accelerated, in… Read More

6 years ago