Lockheed in flight. I was blessed in my career to be able to watch this bad boy take off from Kadena AB in Okinawa, Japan. It used up so much fuel to take off that once airborne a fuel tanker was already waiting to fill 'er up.
Lockheed was an American prototype interceptor aircraft evaluated by the United States Air Force. The was a twin-seat version of the secret single-seat Lockheed reconnaissance aircraft, which led to the U.