SR-71 Flight Manual
For the first time, the SR-71 Flight Manual is available online. The manual was declassified several years agoand has now been made free to the public. When a document becomes declassified, it also becomes publicdomain. No copyright is asserted for the content that is presented on this web site from the SR-71 Flight Manual.
How to Use this Resource
This resource is to educate the public about the operation of the SR-71 reconnaissance aircraft. All sections of the manual have been included in the web-based reproduction except for the temporary exclusion of Appendix 1and the Alphabetical Index. This section of this site is best viewed at 1280 x 1024 resolution. A resolution of 1024x 768 is recommended and a minimum resolution of 800 x 600 is required. Also, it has been found that runningthis resource in full-screen mode in Microsoft Internet Explorer also enhances the viewing experience.The Table of Contents below is as how it appears in the actual flight manual, but has been presented in webform for easy access to the manual's content. The manual may be read continuously by clicking on the 'Next' or 'Back' links found on each page.
Missing Pages Report
A few pages are still missing from the manual that this was scanned from and new pages are being sent in on aregular basis. Be sure to check back for updates and new additions. This manual is ISSUE E, CHANGE 2 and is1052 pages (742 pages are currently available on this web site).1-28A, 1-28B, 1-174, 1-175: Lost or missing4-150 through 4-160: Still classified
Copyright © 2001 SR-71 Online - www.sr-71.orgContact Author: Paul R. KucherUpdated: 18 July 2001