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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
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    Lockheed SR-71A Blackbird
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    Lockheed A-12/YF-12/M-21/SR-71 Blackbird
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    Dayton - Wright-Patterson AFB (Wright AFB)
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    December 6, 2009
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Comments (9)

Anonymous
9 years ago
Another great shot of a great aircraft! 5 stars again! Best regards, Walter
Anonymous
9 years ago
Terrifying ...
Anonymous
9 years ago
Fantastic! darth vader has arrived.
Anonymous
9 years ago
WOOOOoooowwww............
Anonymous
9 years ago
Unique angle Tony, love it! 5* -Ron
Anonymous
9 years ago
Awesome view! This plane is so special, so mysterious.
It must be a great sensation to sit in the cockpit !!
Anonymous
9 years ago
Excellent view of the blackbird, Tony! - Dan
Anonymous
9 years ago
"THE" plane of my childhood!
Mysterious, amazing, magic !
Anonymous
9 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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