Tag: California

December 22, 1964 — The first test flight of the SR-71 (Blackbird) took place at Air Force Plant 42 (the Skunk Works) in Palmdale, California. 

December 15, 1959 — Joseph Rogers set the single-engine jet world record of 1,525 miles per hour in an F-106 Delta Dart over Edwards Air Force Base in southern California.

December 6, 1969 — The Rolling Stones staged a free rock concert at the Altamont Speedway in Livermore, CA for some 300,000 fans. Eighteen-year old Meredith

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