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6 edition of Lockheed U-2 Dragon Lady found in the catalog.

Lockheed U-2 Dragon Lady

by Dennis R. Jenkins

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Published by Specialty Press in North Branch, MN .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • U-2 (Reconnaissance aircraft),
    • Aerial reconnaissance -- United States -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Lockheed aircraft.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesU-2 Dragon Lady
      Statementby Dennis R. Jenkins.
      SeriesWarbird tech series ;, v. 16
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsUG1242.R4 J46 1998
      The Physical Object
      Pagination100 p. :
      Number of Pages100
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL111489M
      ISBN 101580070094
      LC Control Number99231551
      OCLC/WorldCa40073302

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It was made during the Cold War, because the United States needed a way to look at the Soviet military from high up.

Taiwan also used it to spy on China. May 09,  · Background The Lockheed U-2, nicknamed “Dragon Lady”, is a single-engine, high-altitude aircraft flown by the United States Air Force and previously flown by the Central Intelligence Agency.

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