"Rules are made for people who aren't willing to make up their own": Chuck Yeager Signed Glamorous Glennis III F-15 Aircraft Model
Chuck Yeager Signed Glamorous Glennis III F-15 Aircraft Model.
Item Number: 106598
Model of the Glamorous Glennis III F-15 speed of sound aircraft, boldly signed by pilot Chuck Yeager. The piece measures 16 inches in length, 10 inches in height and 12 inches in width. In fine condition.
General Charles E. "Chuck Yeager logged over 10,000 hours in over 330 different types of aircraft including foreign and experimental rocket aircraft. In 1947, Yeager, piloting the Bell X-1, broke Mach 1 at Muroc Air Base (now Edwards AFB). Among the many other aircraft Yeager has flown are the F-86, F-100, X-3, X-4, and X-5. On October 14, 2012, the 50th anniversary of the Bell X-1 flight, Yeager commemorated the event by flying the F-15D, Glamorous Glennis III through the sound barrier at the exact time and place.