Interestingly, high-altitude testing of our reconnaissance aircraft had an unexpected side effect—a tremendous increase in reports of unidentified flying objects (UFOs).
Strange things in the skies in the ‘50s & ‘60s? That was us.
12:04 PM - 2 Jul 2019
CIA #Museum Artifact of the Week: Untouchable
Under the highly secret Project OXCART, CIA developed A‑12 as U-2’s successor, intended to meet our nation’s need for a very fast, very high-flying reconnaissance aircraft that could avoid Soviet air defenses
12:02 PM - 2 Jul 2019