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Bob Gilliland ; USAF Test Pilot, Retired

Summary form only given. This paper discusses the inception, design, and technical operations and political aspects of the SR-71 Blackbird, which currently holds the high-altitude world speed record. He will also discuss the F-104 Starfighter which holds the low-altitude world speed record and the F117-Stealth and the ATF (YF-22).

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Aerospace Conference, 2008 IEEE

Date of Conference:

1-8 March 2008