Aircraft Photo of 46-62 / 6062 | Bell XS-1 | USA - Air Force | #9420
Location:In Flight
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:1947
Photo from:RAScholefield Collection
Photo ID: 9420
Photo Comment

Having been air-dropped from the mother Boeing B-29, the rocket motor has been fired to take the XS-1 supersonic. In June 1948 it was renamed X-1. From Bell Aircraft 60 years ago.

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