Rakesh Sharma, India's first and the only cosmonaut, will join a select group of Indians when the International Forest of Friendship honors the retired Indian Air Force Wing Commander in Kansas......
People speak for chuck yeager
Q. 9. Who was credited as the first person to cross the Atlantic Ocean on a solo flight non-stop? a. Amelia Earnhardt b. Chuck Yeager c. Orville Wright d. Charles Lindbergh : A. . Charles Lindbergh more
Q. Which was the frst aircraft to cross the sound barrier? Lost Singh: A. The first man to break the "sound barrier" was Capt. Charles E. Yeager, better known as Chuck Yeager, of the US Air Force. He reached...... more
Q. Who was the first pilot to exceed the speed of sound? ANURADHA PATHAKJ: A. Captain (later colonel) Charles "Chuck" Yeager flew the Bell X-1 faster than the speed of sound to become the first pilot to do so....... more
Q. What was the first man-made object to move faster than the speed of sound? Jayakrishnan: A. This was a plane, which was able to travel faster than the speed of sound. The most notable breaking of the sound barrier (going faster than the...... more