Aviation Photo #1332637: North American XB-70A Valkyrie - USA - Air Force


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  • Jason McDowell
    USA - Air Force
    North American XB-70A Valkyrie
    North American XB-70 Valkyrie
    North American XB-70 Valkyrie
    North American
    278-1
    62-0001
    Dayton - Wright-Patterson AFB (Wright AFB)
    Ohio
    USA
    August 1977
  • 190

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March 03, 2008
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The XB-70 on display outside of the USAF museum in Dayton, Ohio. Fortunately, it has since been moved indoors, into the R&D hangar. Photo taken by my great uncle and scanned from a slide. Thanks to David Lednicer for retouching the old slide.
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Comments (7)

Anonymous
8 years ago
My God, 6 engines, this must be the V12 of the airways lol, a good ol'gas gussler
Anonymous
8 years ago
One word... big!
Anonymous
8 years ago
Great photo of what was a phenomenal airplane even though it only flew a handful of times!
Anonymous
8 years ago
A mans' aircraft no less
Anonymous
8 years ago
This great looking aircraft was to have replaced the B-52.
Anonymous
7 years ago
Is paper aircraft!
Anonymous
7 years ago
I remember seeing this plane at Wright Pat when I was 12 years old. It was amazing then and is amazing now. Beautiful airplane...thanks for sharing it.