Friday, March 13, 2015

Fact of the Day: Fast Plane

The fastest plane in the world is the Lockheed SR-71 Blackbird, which was used by the U.S. Air Force until 1998. It can reach speeds up to about 2,242 mph.

18 comments:

Paulina Mo, lilbitsofchic.com said...

Wow that's crazy fast!

Dascha said...

Wow, that is crazy! I would be scared :-P

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DEZMOND said...

I remember when villagers in my country took down one of US invisible hightech planes while they were bombing us... it was hilarious, like in a film.... especially since China and Russia offered big bucks to get the broken parts :)

Plowing Through Life (Martha) said...

Wow, that is fast!

Margaret-whiteangel said...

Amazing, so fast.

Christine said...

Wow, neat looking too.

Pat Hatt said...

Super fast indeed, hopefully no birds get in the way

Pilar Domínguez said...

It must be a full experience!Kisses:)

Mary Kirkland said...

That's pretty fast.

Al Penwasser said...

Which still isn't as fast as how quick my step-brother disappears when the check arrives.

stephen Hayes said...

That's really fast considering Earth's thick atmosphere.

Caro * said...

Amazing plane !

The Happy Whisk said...

Neato.

Anna-Alina said...

Wow, looks cool!

bj said...

HOLY COW...that's fast...

Kay said...

Wow! That's impressive!

Cloudia said...

Leaks fuel until the skin heat-expands in flight! Based on alien tech?



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Gabriel Sigma said...

Really enjoy your fact-of-the-day posts.
Thanks and keep 'em up!