The Blackbird is an advanced, long-range, Mach 3 strategic reconnaissance aircraft built by Lockheed Martin. Now the company is developing the successor to Blackbird. Developing the Blackbird of Successor to Blackbird.
National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution The Lockheed Blackbird is the world's fastest jet and can fly anywhere in the world within hours. Vote Lockheed Blackbird as the most seriously amazing in the Smithsonian in this year's
Fascinating photos reveal how they built the SR-71 Blackbird
Lockheed Martin Blackbird SR 71 Tarmac Take Off = Although not technically a stealth aircraft, the was hard for enemy SAM systems to spot because it was designed with a low radar cross section in mind.
Rare photos of the SR-71 Blackbird show its amazing history
The Blackbird is, without a doubt, the most advanced airplane ever built in relation to the technology available at the time. It broke all aviation records, it flew incredible missions, and it became the stuff of legend.