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XB-70 Valkyrie

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Valkyrie at its ultra high altitude operational height ( piloting this aircraft is never boring and akin to being a Blackbird pilot, wearing a spacesuit is a requirement at this ultra high near space height altitude !! )

Valkyrie at its ultra high altitude operational height ( piloting this aircraft is never boring and akin to being a Blackbird pilot, wearing a spacesuit is a requirement at this ultra high near space height altitude !

NASA XB-70 Ship 1 Photos

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XB70 a few moments before the collision with the F 104 and subsequent crash

Ill-fated GE photo op with air vehicle number and (red tail). Over the Mojave June USAF photo. Joe Walker, the most experienced supersonic pilot was killed.

The XB-70 Valkyrie

(click pic for hi-res) One of the world's greatest aircraft: North American Valkyrie Coo.

Phoenix Aviation Research: A rare image of the only air show that the XB-70s ever attended. One at Carswell AFB in the 1960s

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Photos, stories, honoring the history and legacy secret heroes of Nevada

North American XB-70 Valkyrie just before the crash

I remember seeing this aircraft up close and personnel several times as a kid at the USAF National Museum. I believe they've moved it inside the museum now.

Spectre130 — 31262:   It all began as a photoshoot for General...

“ It all began as a photoshoot for General Electric on June The flown by NASA Chief Test Pilot Joe Walker, who, previously had flown the twice to the edge of space, made.

XB70 Valkyrie

Photos, stories, honoring the history and legacy secret heroes of Nevada

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