posted on Mar, 1 2013 @ 11:10 AM
Ok, so i have been pondering this for quite a bit.
I have read much material about the XB-70 program, its development and later cancellation. One of the reasons it was said was, it was vulnerable to
Soviet AA missile interception. Now, I have read the stats for the XB-70 and in all I have read gave its high speed at Mach 3 and an altitude of
Now, I also read the SR-71 Blackird stats. They too are similar at Mach 3.3 and altitude of 85,000ft.
So my question is, how can they say the XB-70 was more vulnerable than the SR-71?