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    A great talk by Bian Shul

    I thought this was a great talk by a SR71 pilot.

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    Re: A great talk by Bian Shul

    When I was computer system maintenance man at NORAD, we always could tell when the Blackbird was coming through our sector. Track was often coming out of Beale AFB in CA - extremely high altitude and a speed vector length many times longer than anything else in the sky! When at speed it could take a couple states to complete a 180
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    Re: A great talk by Bian Shul

    I got sucked into the YouTube vortex for long enuff that I had to sign in to the forum again after that. Watched several more of the Blackbird vids. Knew one of the navigators, he had a courier business down here locally, after retirement. Great guy, too.
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    Re: A great talk by Bian Shul

    Quote Originally Posted by DrEntropy View Post
    I got sucked into the YouTube vortex
    Easy to do!
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