Thanks to Top Gun, every American kid for the last 30 years has wanted to buzz the tower, cause the flight boss to spill coffee on him self and generally cause havoc.

But have you ever seen an SR-71 Blackbird, the fastest jet ever flown, do it? I didn’t think so.

Maverick and Goose have nothing on this crew of the legendary spy place, who come in hugging the deck and then go full afterburner for a jaw-dropping fly-by.

And… you’re welcome.

Nothing describes the Blackbird better than this clip from the movie Space Cowboys, starring Donald Sutherland, Clint Eastwood, Tommy Lee Jones, and James Garner:

And before you start Googling, here’s the Top Gun scene of Maverick and Goose buzzing the tower:

About Hunter Roosevelt

Hunter's political beliefs are always evolving. Not really. He can be seen supporting whichever side has the hotter women so it's almost always the conservative side (have you seen the hippy chicks? Gross). When he's not writing he's celebrating the resurgence of his beloved Florida Gators and New York Mets.