All These SR-71 Blackbirds together! Eleven Lockheed Martin Blackbirds. The advanced, long-range, Mach 3+ strategic reconnaissance aircraft, that served the U.S. Air Force from 1964 to 1998. The most beautiful jet ever! Image credit: gizmodo
The Lockheed SR-71 “Blackbird” was developed as a black project from the Lockheed A-12 reconnaissance aircraft in the 1960s by the Lockheed Skunk Works.
Manufacturers: Lockheed Corporation, Skunk works
SR-71 Blackbird in San Diego Air Museum Image credit: Agis F.
Sled Driver the amazing book by one of the SR-71 pilots.
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The Blackbird at the San Diego Air Museum is an A-12, not an SR-71. Also, the second photo from the top is an M-21. It carried the D-21 drone. Looks like the photo was taken at the museum and cropped onto an ocean background.