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Squadron Signal SQS10245

SQS10245
Description:
Lockheed SR-71 Blackbird (In Action Series) (now out of print so be quick!) Lockheed produced the A-12 to meet the CIA’s need for a high-altitude, high-speed surveillance aircraft with a low radar cross-section. In May 1967 the first Blackbird flew over Vietnam. When the CIA retired the A-12 from Vietnam in June 1968, its place was taken by the Air Force version of the plane with the now more familiar name of “Strategic Reconnaissance" SR-71. During the Vietnam War, SR-71 overflights averaged one per day, during which time the enemy unsuccessfully fired 800 surface-to-air missiles against it. In addition to the A-12 and SR-71, Lockheed also turned out the M-21, to launch D-21 drones. Another version, the YF-12, was tested as a high-altitude inter
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Manufacturer:
Squadron Signal
Code Number:
SQS10245
Scale:
No Scale
Item type:
Aircraft books
Price:
£14.99
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Quantity In Stock:
In Stock 1
Availability:
This will usually be dispatched within 24/48 hours of receiving your order
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Department:
Limited Availability



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