Aviation Photo #1629214 Lockheed SR-71A Blackbird - USA - Air Force

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National Museum of the US Air Force. On March 21, 1968, Major Jerome F. O'Malley and Major Edward D. Payne flew the first operational SR-71 sortie in this aircraft from Kadena AB, Okinawa. What a beauty! [Canon EOS 40D, EF 70-200mm f/4.0 L IS USM lens]
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    Tony Printezis
    USA - Air Force
    Lockheed SR-71A Blackbird
    Lockheed A-12/YF-12/M-21/SR-71 Blackbird
    Lockheed A-12/YF-12/M-21/SR-71 Blackbird
    Lockheed
    2027
    61-7976
    Dayton - Wright-Patterson AFB (Wright AFB)
    Ohio
    USA
    December 6, 2009
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Comments (9)

Anonymous
11 years ago
Another great shot of a great aircraft! 5 stars again! Best regards, Walter
Anonymous
11 years ago
Terrifying ...
Anonymous
11 years ago
Fantastic! darth vader has arrived.
Anonymous
11 years ago
WOOOOoooowwww............
Anonymous
11 years ago
Unique angle Tony, love it! 5* -Ron
Anonymous
11 years ago
Awesome view! This plane is so special, so mysterious.
It must be a great sensation to sit in the cockpit !!
Anonymous
11 years ago
Excellent view of the blackbird, Tony! - Dan
Anonymous
11 years ago
"THE" plane of my childhood!
Mysterious, amazing, magic !
Anonymous
10 years ago
One look and you know its built for blazing speed. Shot at MANY times but NEVER shot down, it still looks VERY 21st century-ish. Long live the Blackbird!

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