Why America Could Go All In on a New SR-71 Spy Plane
The National Interest -

Harold C. Hutchison

military, Americas

The Lockheed Martin SR-71 Blackbird is rightly viewed as a legend.

Here’s What You Need to Remember: Moscow and Beijing are racing to build hypersonic weapons and so is Washington. A new SR-71 might just be the quickest way to get there.

The Lockheed Martin SR-71 Blackbird is rightly viewed as a legend. Best known as a recon plane that nobody could hit, it even was considered as the basis for a fighter and was the second-fastest manned plane in...

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