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SR-71 Blackbird Follow-on

May 27, 2015

Taken from The D Brief, a daily e-newsletter of Defense One

And Defense One’s Kedar Pavgi shares this wonky weapons brow-raiser: The son of the famed SR-71 Blackbird could be the Mach 6 flying, bomb dropping and spying machine of the future, according to Popular Science. “Aeronautical engineers at Lockheed Martin and Aerojet Rocketdyne have been designing the SR-72 at their Skunk Works black site in California for the past several years…It could reach any location on any continent in an hour—not that you’ll see it coming.”

More on that one here

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