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A big part of the U-2's longevity is traced back here to the high desert. All U-2s are sent to U.S. Air Force Plant 42 in Palmdale, California, to undergo maintenance, upgrades and refurbishing. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Bobby Cummings)

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