December 12, 1953 in History
Event:
Chuck Yeager reaches Mach 2.43 in Bell X-1A rocket plane




Related Topics:
Bell
Chuck
mach
plane
reaches
rocket
X-1A
Yeager

Related Year:
1953

Related Events:
December 12





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