Yeager, Charles Elwood "Chuck"; Bell X-1 "Glamorous Glennis". photograph

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"MUROC AFB, California, January 5, 1949. Captain Charles E. Yeager standing beside Bell X-1 following first powered take-off of supersonic airplane." Charles Elwood "Chuck" Yeager poses in leather jacket with helmet under his arm beside right side of nose of the Bell X-1 "Glamorous Glennis" (s/n 46-062, A19510007000).
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