Lockheed SR-71 the Secret Missions Exposed

Lockheed SR-71 the Secret Missions Exposed

by Paul Crickmore, Mike Badrocke, Bill Gunston
     
 

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Tasked with performing highly classified recce missions, Lockheed's SR-71 is undoubtedly the most impressive military jet ever built. This latest edition reviews the alliance between NASA and the Lockheed project, and features a fully detailed complete listing of USAF missions flown out of Kadena. Also detailed are the flights from Beale AFB in California and RAF

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Tasked with performing highly classified recce missions, Lockheed's SR-71 is undoubtedly the most impressive military jet ever built. This latest edition reviews the alliance between NASA and the Lockheed project, and features a fully detailed complete listing of USAF missions flown out of Kadena. Also detailed are the flights from Beale AFB in California and RAF Mildenhall in England, as the SR-71 monitored Soviet nuclear submarines in the Arctic Circle the Baltic. The SR-71 story features contributions from 70 crewmembers and six generals who discuss their experiences and judgements of the Blackbird project. Osprey

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781855326811
Publisher:
Bloomsbury USA
Publication date:
03/15/1997
Series:
General Aviation Series
Edition description:
Revised Edition
Pages:
280
Product dimensions:
8.02(w) x 10.83(h) x 0.95(d)

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