PROGRAM, MISSION, OPERATION NAMES

 

U-2 / RB-57
Operation /Program Name  Period Area Of Interest LOCATION UNIT AIRCRAFT
Program IDEALIST         U-2
Program TACKLE       R.O.CA.F. > IDEALIST U-2
Program JACKSON       R.A.F        .>  IDEALIST U-2
Project AQUATONE         U-2
Project CHALICE       AQUATONE RENAMED U-2
Project RAINBOW    REDUCED RCS   DIRTY BIRD TEST U-2
Project EVEN STEVENS 1970 ?   DET- G   C.I.A. U-2
Project SENIOR YEAR       LOCKHEED U-2
Project BALD EAGLE NEW  AIRCRAFT DESIGN   GLENN MARTIN RB-57D
Project DIAMOND LIL CHINA   R.O.C.A.F CIA RB-57D
Project SEEKER CARRIER QUALIFICATION   LOCKHEED U-2G
Project RAZOR North Korea / China   R.O.C.A.F/Det H U2
Project OILSTONE USAF Designation of U-2 Program  
SCOPE SAINT  1968 ? YEARLY DEPLOYMENT U-2
           
           
           
           
BLACK KNIGHT   USSR/ CHINA YOKOTA 4025th S.R.S RB-57D
           
BIG HICKORY MAR 62 RADIOACTIVITY LEVELS   4028th S.R.S  
BRAINSTORM          
BUGLE CALL OCT 61 SAMPLING/4950TH TEST GROUP AUSTRALIA 4028th S.R.S  
BRASS KNOB 1963 CUBA 4028th S.R.S. U-2C
BONGO DRUMS       4028th S.R.S  
BORDERTOWN USSR./ EASTERN EUROPE 4025th SRS RB-57D
           
CARBON COPY          
CREW CUT OL-18 4028th S.R.S. U-2C
COLLEGE GIRL   HIGH LEVEL INTERCEPT FLIGHTS OF THE U-2   4028th S.R.S U-2
           
CROWFLIGHT   RADIOACTIVITY LEVELS VARIOUS 4028th S.R.S. WU-2A
CROWFLIGHT II   RADIOACTIVITY LEVELS   4028th S.R.S  
CROWFLIGHT III OCT 61 RADIOACTIVITY LEVELS AUSTRALIA 4028th S.R.S  
CROWFLIGHT IV   RADIOACTIVITY LEVELS   4028th S.R.S  
CROWFLIGHT V   RADIOACTIVITY LEVELS   4028th S.R.S  
CROWFLIGHT VI   RADIOACTIVITY LEVELS   4028th S.R.S  
CROWFLIGHT VII   RADIOACTIVITY LEVELS   4028th S.R.S  
CROWFLIGHT VIII   RADIOACTIVITY LEVELS   4028th S.R.S  
CROWFLIGHT IX   RADIOACTIVITY LEVELS   4028th S.R.S  
CROWFLIGHT X   RADIOACTIVITY LEVELS   4028th S.R.S  
           
DRY STONE MAR 62 RADIOACTIVITY LEVELS   4028th S.R.S  
DRY WASH JUN 61 RADIOACTIVITY LEVELS   4028th S.R.S  
DRY WASH II       4028th S.R.S  
DREAMY MOON       4028th S.R.S  
DRAGON LADY VIETNAM BEN HOA 4028th S.R.S U-2C
           
EGG ROLL   CUBA   4028th S.R.S  
           
           
FULL HOUSE       4028th S.R.S  
           
GOLDEN TREE       4028th S.R.S  
GLASS BRICK       4028th S.R.S  
GREEN ARROW 1960 CUBA   4028th S.R.S. U-2
GYPSY FIDDLE JUN 61     4028th S.R.S  
GIANT NAIL CAMBODIA/LAOS SOUTH EAST ASIA 4028th S.R.S U-2
GREEN HORNET   VARIOUS 4028th S.R.S. U-2
GREEN HORNET II       4028th S.R.S  
GREEN HORNET III MAR 62 RADIOACTIVITY LEVELS   4028th S.R.S  
GIANT DRAGON   VIETNAM 4028th S.R.S. U-2C,G
           
HIGH NOON TWO       4028th S.R.S  
H.i.C.A.T.   CLEAR AIR TURBULENCE 4028th S.R.S. U-2C
           
ICE CUBE       4028th S.R.S  
           
LUCKY DRAGON   VIETNAM 4028th S.R.S. U-2C,G,
           
           
MUSCLE MAGIC   U-2 AIR -AIR REFUELING - TRAINING   4028th S.R.S  
           
OLD HEAD 1970 CUBA   4028th S.R.S. U-2
OPEN DOOR   VARIOUS 4028th S.R.S. U-2
           
           
PLAY STATION 1962 USSR- FAR EAST ALASKA 4028th S.R.S U-2
           
STUDENT PRINCE RADIOACTIVITY LEVELS OL-18 4028th S.R.S. U-2C
STUDENT PRICE II JUN 61 RADIOACTIVITY LEVELS HICKAM AFB 4028th S.R.S  
STUDENT PRINCE III OCT 61 RADIOACTIVITY LEVELS AUSTRALIA 4028th S.R.S  
STUDENT PRINCE IV MAY 62 RADIOACTIVITY LEVELS CANAL ZONE 4028th S.R.S  
           
STARDUST APR 63 RADIOACTIVITY LEVELS OL-18 4028th S.R.S. U-2C
STARDUST II NOV 63 RADIOACTIVITY LEVELS   4028th S.R.S  
STARDUST III   RADIOACTIVITY LEVELS   4028th S.R.S  
STARDUST IV   RADIOACTIVITY LEVELS   4028th S.R.S  
STARDUST V   RADIOACTIVITY LEVELS   4028th S.R.S  
           
SWEET LUCY       4028th S.R.S  
SLIK HAT       4028th S.R.S  
SECOND SCAN MAY 61     4028th S.R.S  
SKY PATROL       4028th S.R.S  
SKY SHIELD   USSR ELIESON 4025th S.R.S. / 4028th S.R.S.  RB-57D / U-2
SCOPE SHIELD 1973/74 NORTH VIETNAM 4028th S.R.S U-2
           
TROJAN HORSE   VIETNAM 4028th S.R.S. U-2C,G
TOP CAT   VIETNAM / CHINA   4028th S.R.S /C.I.A  
TOY SOLDIER   USSR 4025th S.R.S. / 4028th S.R.S. RB-57D /U-2
TOY SOLDIER II       4028th S.R.S  
           
TEXAS STAR       4028th S.R.S  
           
VICTOR 1962 CUBA LAUGHLIN 4028th SRS U-2C
VENICE LAKE II 1962 USSR - FAR EAST ALASKA 4028th S.R.S U-2
           
YELLOW MOON   SAMOS - SATELLITE PICTURE COMPARISON 4028th S.R.S. U-2C
           
           
           
SEAFOAM 12/1963-1966 TRINADAD/ VEN/ COLUMBIA RAMEY AFB 4028TH SRS / DET G C.I.A U-2
           
HOT SHOP 1959 USSR/IRANIAN BORDER 4025th S.R.S. / C.I.A.  RB-57D / U-2
           
           
SOFT TOUCH 1957 7 over flights of USSR/ 2 of CHINA PERSHAWAR C.I.A. U-2
           
TOUCHDOWN 7/1956 USSR C.I.A. U-2
TIME STEP   NOVAYA ZEMLYA-KOTLAS GREENLAND C.I.A  DET -B U-2
SUN SPOT 4/1960 BAIKONUR/TYURATAM GREENLAND C.I.A. U-2
GRAND SLAM 5/1960 FULL OVERFLIGHT OF USSR C.I.A. U-2
TOPPER 1960   ATSUGI / ELIESON DET C     C.I.A.  U-2
KICK OFF 10/1960 CUBA LAUGHLIN DET -G    C.I.A. U-2
GREEN EYES 11/1960 CUBA LAUGHLIN DET -G    C.I.A U-2
LONG GREEN 3/1961  CUBA LAUGHLIN DET -G    C.I.A. U-2
FLIP FLOP 4/1961 CUBA LAUGHLIN DET -G    C.I.A U-2
SQUARE DEAL 4/1960 USSR C.I.A. U-2
OVER FLIGHT 1960/64 USSR C.I.A. U-2
HAVE CHARITY   U-2 TESTS EDWARDS AFB DET G U-2
HAVE ECHO II   U-2 TESTS EDWARDS AFB DET G U-2
NIMBUS 1961 CUBA-MONTHLY MISSIONS DET-G   C.I.A. U-2
EBONY 1961 LAOS / VIETNAM DET- G   C.I.A. U-2
PURPLE FLASH 1960  Lop Nor  DET- B   C.I.A  U-2 
OLIVE HARVEST 1973  MIDDLE EAST AKROTIRI DET- H   C.I.A. U-2R
           
           
           
CHURCH DOOR 1963 CHINA. 35th SQ R.O.C.A.F. U-2
           
           
           
           
SENIOR LOOK 1975 SOMALIA DIEGO GARCIA 99th RS-U-TAPAO U-2R
SENIOR LOOK 1985 EUROPE ALCONBURY 17th RW / 95th RS TR-1
GREEK SPECTRE    EUROPE ALCONBURY 17th RW  95th RS  TR-1 
FAST FILLY
 
COLOUR TEST
CLOUD GAP
   
 
TOE DANCER
 
BOULDER CREEK
BLUE STRAW
BLUE  RAPIDS
HUNGRY BOYS
DESERT STRIKE
 
TOP CAT     CLARK AFB USAF/CIA  
OLYMPIC FLAME          
OLYMPIC FIRE HAITI PATRICK AFB  DET 5 U-2R
OLYMPIC TORCH NORTH KOREA 5 th RS U-2C
OLYMPIC FLARE IRAQ DESERT SHIELD /STORM U-2R/TR-1
OLYMPIC GAME   NORTH KOREA 5TH RS U-2
OLYMPIC MEET          
OLYMPIC VICTOR JAN 83     9TH SRW U-2
OLIVE BRANCH

U-2
OLIVE HARVEST 1974-2009 MIDDLE EAST AKROTIRI 100th SRW/ 9th SRW/RW U-2R 
OLIVE TREE   MIDDLE EAST AKROTIRI 9th SRW/RW U-2R
OLIVE COMFORT 1991 BOSNIA AKROTIRI 9th SRW/RW U-2R
ASHCAN
           

 

A-12,YF-12, SR-71

 

Operation/Program Name Period Area of Interest Unit Aircraft
Project OXCART   A-12 DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM LOCKHEED A-12
Project SENIOR CROWN     LOCKHEED SR-71
Project TAGBOARD   UNMANNED RECONNAISSANCE DRONE LOCKHEED M-21/ D-21 DRONE
Project KEDLOCK   FIGHTER VERSION of  A-12 LOCKHEED YF-12
         
GIANT REACH   EASTERN EUROPE / MIDDLE EAST DET 4 RAF MILDENHALL SR-71
BLACK SHIELD   VIETNAM/NORTH KOREA 1129th SAS A-12
SKYLARK   PROPOSED OVER FLIGHT OF CUBA 1129th SAS A-12
NICE GIRL   AIRCRAFT CAPABILITIES LOCKHEED A-12 /SR-71
GLOWING HEAT   SR-71 FERRY FLIGHTS TO DET. ELINT MISSIONS ALSO INCLUDED IN FLIGHT PROFILE DET 1 SR-71
GIANT BARNACLE 1977/78 US NAVY DET 1 OKINAWA SR-71 / F-14
EAGLE BAIT   USAF 9th SRW  /1st SRS BEALE AFB SR-71 / F-15
CLIPPER   CUBA -  Near/ Over flights  9th SRW SR-71
GIANT PLATE   CUBA -  Near/ Over flights 9th SRW SR-71
         
         
   
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