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How Worlds Fastest Plane SR-71 Blackbird HABU Logo Was Conceived

How Worlds Fastest Plane SR-71 Blackbird HABU Logo Was Conceived

The Lockheed SR-71 “Blackbird” is a long-range, high-altitude, Mach 3+ strategic reconnaissance aircraft that was operated by the United States Air Force. It was developed as a black project from the Lockheed A-12 reconnaissance aircraft in the 1960s by Lockheed and its Skunk Works division. American aerospace engineer Clarence “Kelly” …

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Why F-22 Raptor Uses Rectangular Instead Of Circular Exhaust Nozzles

Why F-22 Raptor Uses Rectangular Instead Of Circular Exhaust Nozzels

The Lockheed Martin F-22 Raptor is a fifth-generation, single-seat, twin-engine, all-weather stealth tactical fighter aircraft developed for the United States Air Force. The prime contractor, Lockheed Martin, built most of the F-22’s airframe and weapons systems and conducted final assembly, while Boeing provided the wings, aft fuselage, avionics integration, and …

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