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The Story of Secret SR-91 Aurora hypothesized aircraft design to replace the SR-71 Blackbird

The Story of Secret SR-91 Aurora hypothesized aircraft design to replace the SR-71 Blackbird

SR-91 Aurora aircraft design was a rumored mid-1980s American reconnaissance aircraft. It is believed that SR-91 Aurora is capable of hypersonic flight at speeds of Mach 5+. According to the hypothesis, Aurora was developed in the 1980s or 1990s as a replacement for the aging and expensive SR-71 Blackbird. Aurora also …

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Video Features SR-71 Blackbird Final Landing at the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force

Video Features SR-71 Blackbird Final Landing at the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force

on March 6, 1990, the very last US Military flight of the SR-71 Blackbird took place. The flight originated from Palmdale, California, and flew to Washington-Dulles International Airport outside of Washington, DC. In the process, it set the official National Aeronautic Association coast-to-coast speed record of 2,086 miles in one …

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

Here’s Everything we know about Mach 5+ ‘Son of Blackbird’ 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. Here are Details: Boeing unveils its Mach 5+ ‘Son of Blackbird’ conceptual hypersonic jet design to replace the …

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SR-71 Blackbird Pilot tell the story of his Memorable Encounter with a Soviet MiG-31 Foxhound

SR-71 Blackbird Pilot tell the story of his Memorable Encounter with a Soviet MiG-31 Foxhound

On  Jan. 31, 1986 Captain Mikhail Myagkiy claims to Achieve a RADAR lock on SR-71 Blackbird while participating in Peacetime Aerial Reconnaissance Operations Program (PAROP) missions to the Barents Sea area. Here is our previous article, retired Soviet MiG-31 pilot Major Mikhail Myagkiy share details how he was able to …

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