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968 Dedication
Virginia Aviation Museum
October 30, 1999

Meet the real "habus"

(l-r) Pilots Tom Alison and Joe Kinego, and RSO Curt Osterheld

RSO Curt Osterheld talks with some of the more than 500 SR-71 fans who showed up for the ceremony

Pilot Joe Kinego gladly gives a young blackbird fan his autograph

Osterheld, Kinego and Alison pose for a photo-op on the gantry

Habus are truly a rare breed; here Alison, Kinego and Osterheld pose for another SR-71 fan --- they stayed until everyone had the photos they wanted!

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all photos copyright © 1999 David Allison/Habu.Org

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