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Shunk Works Engineer Answers How Fast Was The SR-71 Blackbird

Shunk Works Engineer Answers How Fast Was The SR-71 Blackbird

How fast was the SR-71? Let’s answer the question with someone who actually knows. Tim Yarrow an aviation Research and Analysis expert was an Electrical Engineer at Lockheed Martin’s secretive “Skunk Works” team from 1974-1994….here’s his answer: Faster than widely published. Blackbird’s cruise speed was officially Mach 3.2…but there’s MORE. Blackbird …

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US approves $125 Million Worth Foreign Military Sale to Support Pakistan’s F-16 Fighter Jets

Pakistan Air Force To Get 36 New F-16 Jets & Upgrade Old F-16s: Report

The US has approved $125 Million Worth Foreign Military Sale to Support Pakistan’s F-16 Fighter Jets The sale to Pakistan will require the deployment of some 60 contractor representatives, who will “provide 24/7 end-use monitoring” for the country’s US-made fleet of fighter jets, the Pentagon’s Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) …

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Here’s Everything we know about Mach 5+ ‘Son of Blackbird’ hypersonic jet design to replace the SR-71 Blackbird

Project Mayhem: .U.S. Air Force's New Hypersonic Development Program For Aircrafts Like SR-72

On Jan 11, 2018, Boeing unveiled a conceptual model for a new hypersonic jet that would replace the SR-71 Blackbird at the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics SciTech forum in Orlando. Here are Details: Boeing unveils its Mach 5+ ‘Son of Blackbird’ conceptual hypersonic jet design to replace the …

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Boeing unveils its Mach 5+ ‘Son of Blackbird’ conceptual hypersonic jet design to replace the SR-71 Blackbird

Boeing unveils its Mach 5+ ‘Son of Blackbird’ conceptual hypersonic jet design to replace the SR-71 Blackbird

On Jan 11, 2018, Boeing unveiled a conceptual model for a new hypersonic jet that would replace the SR-71 Blackbird at the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics SciTech forum in Orlando. This ‘Son of Blackbird’ could become a high-speed strike and reconnaissance aircraft in the warfare of the future, travelling …

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