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Yeager

[yey-ger] /ˈyeɪ gər/
noun
1.
Charles (Elwood) ("Chuck") born 1923, U.S. aviator and test pilot: the first person to fly faster than the speed of sound (1947).
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  • Yeager was foremost a fighter pilot and held several squadron and wing commands.
  • On one such flight, Yeager did an emergency landing as a result of fuel exhaustion.

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