Tucson in Pima County, Arizona — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Lockheed SR-71 Blackbird
Reconnaissance operational 1966-1990
wingspan--55 ft. 7 in.
two Pratt & Whitney J-58
Location. 32° 8.294′ N, 110° 52.063′ W. Marker is in Tucson, Arizona, in Pima County. Marker can be reached from East Valencia Road. Click for map. Marker is located at the Pima Air and Space Museum. Marker is at or near this postal address: 6000 East Valencia Road, Tucson AZ 85706, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Presidential Aircraft (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Tucsonans Killed in Action (approx. 4.6 miles away); These Immortal Chaplains (approx. 4.7 miles away); The Korean War Memorial (approx. 4.7 miles away); Epes Randolph (approx. 6.1 miles away); First Municipal Airport in the United States (approx. 6.1 miles away); El Conquistador Water Tower (approx. 6.4 miles away); Villa Catalina (approx. 7.1 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Tucson.
Categories. • Air & Space • War, Vietnam •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 248 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.