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Chuck Yeager sits in the cockpit of his record breaking Bell X-1 rocket plane, “Glamorous Glennis.”  The photos was signed “Good Luck, Chuck Yeager” in 1994 at Edwards Air Force Base, California.  (Jack Ridley/Public Domain)

Chuck Yeager, test pilot who broke the sound barrier, dies at 97

Robert Sterner, Advisor December 18, 2020

The sound barrier was thought to be unbreakable that it would rip apart any airplane that even approached such ferocious speeds.  However, on October 14, 1947 high above the Mojave Desert in California,...

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