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By Bill Sweetman

Why did the Pentagon retire the SR-71 spyplane in 1990? What has prompted sonic booms over the California wilderness in view that 1991? What used to be the triangular craft noticed over the North Sea in 1989? during this groundbreaking publication, journalist invoice Sweetman argues those mysteries might be traced to a U.S. spyplane known as AURORA, the lifestyles of which--denied by way of officials--lies buried in a mystery army finances.

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