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In the 1980s, General Chuck Yeager revisited the X-1 aircraft in which he first broke the sound barrier. The plane is now displayed in the National Air and Space Museum.
In the 1980s, General Chuck Yeager revisited the X-1 aircraft in which he first broke the sound barrier. The plane is now displayed in the National Air and Space Museum.
(Courtesy of the Air Force Flight Test Center History Office)

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