X-15 AN EXCEPTIONAL AIRCRAFT

The incredible capabilities of the X-15 were illustrated in the recent film First Man – the biopic about astronaut Neil Armstrong and the Apollo 11 Moon landing. Dr Kevin Wright examines the rocket-powered aircraft and the test work it was involved in.

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