The SR-71 Blackbird

The Blackbird Aircraft

This list contains every Blackbird ever constructed. Each listing has information and photos along with its current location and map. Search for a specific tail number or click on a location to find where Blackbirds are located.

A-12 Blackbird #06924 / #121

Location: On display at the Blackbird Airpark in Palmdale, CA.
A-12 Blackbird #06924 / #121

The first A-12, known as Article 121, was built and ground tested in Burbank during January and February 1962. Because the aircraft was too secret to fly to the test site and too large to carry on a cargo plane, it had to be trucked. 

Article rating: 4.3
Number of views (2704)

A-12 Blackbird #06927 / #124B

Location: On display at the California Science Center in Los Angeles, CA.
A-12 Blackbird #06927 / #124B

The only A-12 trainer (927) was a two seater version intended for pilot training. The A-12B trainer was known as The Titanium Goose.

Article rating: 5.0
Number of views (2428)

A-12 Blackbird #06933 / #130

Location: On display at the San Diego Aerospace Museum, in San Diego, CA.
Article rating: 5.0
Number of views (1881)

SR-71A Blackbird #17955 / #2006

Location: On Display at Air Force Flight Test Center Museum at Edwards AFB, CA
SR-71A Blackbird #17955 / #2006
Article rating: 2.3
Number of views (2209)

SR-71A Blackbird #17960 / #2011

Location: On display at the Castle Air Museum near Atwater, CA.
SR-71A Blackbird #17960 / #2011

SR-71A 17960 made her final flight on February 27, 1990, into Castle Air Force Base, California. She roared over the runway at low level for one last high speed pass before touching down for the last time.

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Number of views (2000)
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