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Collection

0455: Brigadier General Chuck Yeager Collection, 1923-1987

Institution

Marshall University Archives and Special Collections

Date

Summer 6-22-1949

Description

On June 17th, 1949, Charles Yeager presented a lecture to test pilots regarding the flight text program on the X-1. The letter says that Yeager's lecture had a "tremendous impression" on the test pilots both for his knowledge of the program and the field. Written by the Commander of the Naval Air Force Test Center to the Chief of Staff of the U.S. Air Force.

Format

Correspondence

Language

English

Place

United States Naval Test Pilot School, Patuxent River Naval Air Test Center (U.S.)

Subject

Lectures and lecturing, Bell X-1 (Supersonic plane), Aviation,

Type

Text

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Identifier

1987.01.0455.14.14.11

Appreciation of Lecture to NATC Test Pilots by Captain Charles Yeager, 1949

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