Posted on: 17 May 2001
Updated on: 6 August 2000
56-6954, Art. Art. #394
From a Lockheed photo of a line-up of Lockheed products, F-104, U-2D, T-33, just out of picture a Neptune.
Photo courtesy David Allison (Habu.org) via Tony Landis
History of 56-6954
Built with Q-bay to house observer and IR search equipment, unoffically referred to as U-2B, redesignated to U-2D
31 May 1968 U-2 #6954 crashed near Davis-Monthan AFB, AZ; USAF Pilot: Victor L. Milan ejects safely