A Cape Town Castle Military Museum tagged image from photographer – wbaiv as published on Flickr.
SR-71 Systems operator’s cockpit, controls, instruments, ejection seat
Image by wbaiv
Here’s the back seater’s cockpit on the SR-71. Nice, glossy black ejection seat, shiny red head-rest. Possibly the front seat is the same shiny black for the metal parts. Note zinc gold hydraulic cylinder to raise the canopy.
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