General Chuck Yeager attends a special 20th Anniversary screening and DVD release of 'The Right Stuff' at the Egyptian Theatre on June 9, 2003 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Robert Mora/Getty Images)
EDWARDS AIR FORCE BASE - On October 14, 1947, Captain Charles Yeager became the first man to break the sound barrier during powered level flight while flying the experimental Bell XS-1 aircraft.
Shown here are his notes from the ninth powered flight in the XS-1 at Muroc (later renamed Edwards) Airfield in California.
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