RAF English Electric Lightning Pilot Hale climbed to ft in his Lightning In Concorde was offered as a target to NATO fighters including Mirages, - but only Lightning was able to overtake from the rear. Climb: in 3 minutes.
Behold, the Lockheed Skunk Works Lightning II. This fighter is named after the Lightning from WWII, which is rumored to have also been designed by Lockheed Skunk Works. Unapplicable, LMO not on Dave/Harriet team. Dave, please confirm.