Originally Posted by Speed Daemon
.... I have it on good authority that Kodak and Fairchild provided most if not all the sensors for US photo reconnaissance projects. I'd have thought that some "black" money would get thrown at an ailing Eastman Kodak company just to keep the labs that made and repaired these secret devices going. I don't think that equipment can go to the liquidators either.
Yeah, I worked for Fairchild for a few years and have done some pretty spooky black work other places, but not at Fairchild. Kodak corporate never responded to my requests so I went straight to individual Kodak employees to get what I needed.