What many may not realize is that there was a top secret predecessor to that craft called at A-12 Oxcart. It was a tool in the arsenal of the.
While the A-12 was being tested and refined, US officials mulled over two major issues concerning it. The first was whether to publicly disclose.
Can you tell the difference between the two aircraft pictured above? Most people can't. Often confused with one another, CIA's A-12 OXCART.