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Chuck Yeager visits Nellis

United States Air Force Brig. Gen. Chuck Yeager, retired, talks with Col. Barry Cornish, 99th Air Base Wing commander, upon his arrival, Oct. 13, 2012, at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. Yeager was the first person to pilot an aircraft faster than the speed of sound, Oct. 14, 1947, and he broke the sound barrier again at the age of 89 in an F-15D Eagle from the 65th Aggressor Squadron.



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This work, Chuck Yeager visits Nellis [Image 3 of 26], by SSgt Chris Hubenthal, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:10.14.2012

Date Posted:10.14.2012 17:33

Photo ID:722175

VIRIN:121013-F-AD344-083

Resolution:4256x2832

Size:961.14 KB

Location:NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE, NV, USGlobe

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