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A-12 ARTICLE 133

Article 133

Article 133

A-12 (60-6939 / 133)
This aircraft was lost on approach to Groom Lake on 9 July 1964 following a Mach 3 check flight. On approach, the flight controls locked up, and Lockheed test pilot Bill Park was forced to eject at an altitude of 200 feet in a 45 degree bank angle!



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