Christopher Michel's U-2 Photos From the Edge of Space

#Photography

Thu, May 12th, 2011 21:00 by capnasty NEWS

Photographer Christopher Michel has this fabulous gallery of images taken at the edge of space while flying on a U-2 Spy Plane.

Introduced in 1957, the Lockheed U-2 Spy Plane could fly as high as 21,000 metres (70,000 feet) and was used for all-weather day and night intelligence gathering. It's no wonder their motto was "In God We Trust, All Others We Monitor".

The above image is courtesy of the author.

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