Aviation Photo #1498486 North American XB-70A Valkyrie - USA - Air Force

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XB-70A prototype at Carswell AFB, Air Force Association Airshow - this was this aircraft's only trip outside of Edwards AFB - the aircraft was lost in a fatal accident in June, 1966 - Scanned from the collection of John Williams with permission.
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    Zane Adams
    USA - Air Force
    North American XB-70A Valkyrie
    North American XB-70 Valkyrie
    North American XB-70 Valkyrie
    North American
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    62-0207
    Fort Worth - NAS JRB / Carswell Field (AFB)
    Texas
    USA
    March 1966
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Anonymous
9 years ago
That shape is immaculate, seems destined to part the atmosphere ever so politely...
Anonymous
2 years ago
Looks like the B-70 is parked about in the middle of tanker row....with the tanker on the end there parked across from base ops. Beyond the parked aircraft is the runway and beyond that is the General Dynamics factory. What was GD making back then, the F-111?

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