- Jul 3, 2015
You are correct. Check this out:Andrew124C41 may I ask first if the starter cart for the SR-71 consisted of 2 Buick big block motors and what speed was that plane capable of ive heard outrages Mach numbers but it seems no one wants to say the truth. joeyss mabey you know also?
As for the true speed, I have spoken with some former pilots who work at the Hazy center...I think this is fairly accurate: Blackbirds Myth & Fact
and this: Flying the SR-71 Blackbird