March 4, 2017

At the Edge of Space: The X-15 Flight Program by Milton O. Thompson,Neil A. Armstrong

By Milton O. Thompson,Neil A. Armstrong

In At the sting of Space, Milton O. Thompson tells the dramatic tale of 1 of the main profitable examine airplane ever flown. the 1st full-length account of the X-15 application, the booklet profiles the twelve try pilots (Neil Armstrong, Joe Engle, Scott Crossfield, and the writer between them) selected for this system. Thompson has translated a hugely technical topic into readable bills of every pilot's participation, together with many heroic and funny anecdotes and highlighting the pilots' careers after this system led to 1968.

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