Lockheed SR-71 Blackbird

$ 33 million in 1966 / Approx. $ 250 million Estimated If Sold New At Present

photo: Editorial Team

Want To Fly Up 85000 ft At 2200 mph ? Only The Lockheed SR-71 Blackbird Can

Manufacturer:
Lockheed Martin Aeronautics
Country:
United States
Manufactured:
1966 to: 1998
ICAO:
Price:
US$250 million

Specifications

Avionics:
Engine:
2 × Pratt & Whitney J58-1
Power:
32,500 pound-force
Max Cruise Speed:
1911 knots
3,539 Km/h
Approach Speed (Vref):
Travel range:
2,900 Nautical Miles
5,371 Kilometers
Fuel Economy:
0.24 nautical mile / gallon
0.117 kilometres / litre
Service Ceiling:
85,000 feet
Rate of Climb:
11810 feet / minute
59.99metre / second
Take Off Distance:
1650 metre - 5,413.32 feet
Landing Distance:
1100 metre - 3,608.88 feet
Max Take Off Weight:
78,019 Kg
172,001 lbs
Max Landing Weight:
Max Payload:
1,588 Kg
3,501 lbs
Fuel Tank Capacity:
12,219 gallon
46,254 litre
Baggage Volume:
Seats - Economy / General:
2 seats
Seats - Business Class:
0
Seats - First Class:
0
Cabin Height:
Cabin Width:
Cabin Length:
Exterior Length:
32.74 metre - 107.41 feet
Tail height:
Fuselage Diameter:
Wing Span / Rotor Diameter:
16.94 metre - 55.58 feet
Wing Tips:
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