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Blackbird Airpark

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Great little museum

The volunteers here and next door have given thousands of hours of their time to produce a really... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Billontour
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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Bring the family

This is a fantastic place to bring the family to get up close with some amazing airplanes. There... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
matthew k
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The volunteers here and next door have given thousands of hours of their time to produce a really excellent collection and display them in a very informative way. Some really unusual aircraft to be seen here.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a fantastic place to bring the family to get up close with some amazing airplanes. There is a large variety so it’s not focused on one type. It’s an easy walk but take note the summer can be brutal here so best seen...More

Thank matthew k
Reviewed 31 August 2018

Awesome awesome awesome. Only place in the world you see two, not one, black birds side by side and an U-2 . Too awesome.

Thank ShekouJon
Reviewed 11 August 2018

WOW! Very awesome to see the A-12, SR-71, and U-2 all parked at this small spot. They also have a D-21 drone and examples of the J-57 engine of the U-2 and J-58 power plant that powered both the A-12 and SR-71. As an added...More

Thank StevenP3559
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Do not miss this if you have any interest in the SR-71 Blackbird! You will see an A-12 and an SR-71 side by side together with a U2 and a ramjet powered drone. The gift shop could be a little better appointed and missed not...More

Thank ADXBS
Reviewed 7 August 2018

The Blackbirds are parked outside so you can see them from the street and can park next to the fence if you don't get to the opening on Fri-Sun. There is also a NASA 747 that carried the Space Shuttle parked nearby. Other fighters and...More

Thank Jim K
Reviewed 6 August 2018

The Blackbird Airpark is the only place in the entire world where the public can see Lockheed SR-71 and A-12 aircraft side-by-side on display. The park is where my son completed his Eagle Scout service project (to refurbish the benches and planters) a couple of...More

Thank travelguy537
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

Place is awesome! Up close to planes and free admission. No shade so wear sunscreen and a hat. Great for families

Thank 777sharoni
Reviewed 24 June 2018

this is a fantastic trip down memory lane, of the many Antelope Valley Aerospace and Aeronautical achievements. It is well laid out and easy to maneuver around. My one piece of advice is to go early and avoid the heat, as shade is very limited....More

1  Thank Angelic W
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Bring your camera. Take lots of pictures from all kinds of angles of the planes by themselves--no people. Then take lots more with people. There's even the miniature wind tunnel testing models on display--they're cool-looking. Don't miss the gift shop. By the way, there's an...More

1  Thank Polishbymarriage
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