Call the top speed of the SR-71 about 2200 mph. That is about 3200 feet per second. Some high-powered rifle bullets go that fast or faster, but most don't. Typical handgun rounds run between 800 and 1200 fps, meaning most are just barely supersonic. So, yes, the Blackbird can outrun typical bullets.What is a SR 71 Blackbird?
Jump to navigation Jump to search. The Lockheed SR-71 "Blackbird" is a long-range, Mach 3+ strategic reconnaissance aircraft that was operated by the United States Air Force. It was developed as a black project from the Lockheed A-12 reconnaissance aircraft in the 1960s by Lockheed and its Skunk Works division.When was the SR 71 made?
The SR-71 Blackbird is one of history's great aircraft. It was built during the Cold War in the early 1960s by Lockheed at its secret Skunk Works facility and flew from 1966 to 1998.What is speed record?
A speed record is a world record for speed by a person, animal, or vehicle. The function of speed record is to record the speed of moving animate objects such as humans, animals or vehicles.