Faster Than Sound

Oct 14, 1997 on PBS at 9:00 PM


On the 50th anniversary of the first supersonic flight, Chuck Yeager relives his gutsy assault on the sound barrier and tells how it was done. Other top test pilots of the day—those who survived—describe the dangers, mysteries, and thrill of trying t... (more)o fly faster than sound at the dawn of the jet age.

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