Fall from an SR-71

In 1966, an SR-71 “Blackbird” disintegrated at 78,000 feet. The pilot’s first thought was “No one could live through what just happened. Therefore, I must be dead.” The History Guy remembers a fall from an SR-71. The History Guy uses media that are in the public domain. As photographs of actual events are sometimes notContinue reading “Fall from an SR-71”

The First Episode of The History Guy podcast

In the first ever History Guy podcast, we remember two stories of forgotten history about Aviation Accidents. First, in 1966, an SR-71 “Blackbird” disintegrated at 78,000 feet. The pilot’s first thought was, “No one could live through what just happened. Therefore, I must be dead.” Second is about a photo op in June 1966, involvingContinue reading “The First Episode of The History Guy podcast”