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Eagle biography charles e yeager but yeager was a born test pilot colonel albert boyd picked him to fly the country's most secret aircraft, the bell x(s)-1. Template:infobox military person charles elwood chuck yeager (template:ipac-en born february 13 , 1923) is a retired brigadier general in the united states air force and record-setting test pilot. Charles bio charles timeline anne bio anne timeline below you will find a timeline of charles lindbergh life on march 5, 1925 as a student pilot at kelly.
In ''first man: the life of neil a armstrong'' (2005), james r hansen wrote that in mr armstrong's first year at purdue, charles e yeager broke the sound barrier in the rocket-powered bell x-1 it was exciting but bittersweet for the young student. Charles elwood chuck yeager ( born february 13 , 1923) is a former united states air force general officer and record-setting test pilot in 1947, he became the first pilot confirmed to have exceeded the speed of sound in level flight.
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