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Six of the USAF’s top test pilots and the planes they’ve tested at the Air Force Flight Test Center, c. 1958

L-R: Maj. Charles E. Yeager, Maj. H. G. Russell, Col. F. J. Ascani, Brig. Gen. J.S. Holtoner, Lt. Col. Jack Ridley and Maj. Arthur Murray.

L-R and F-R, the aircraft are: X-4, XF-92A, T-28, T-33, F-84F, F-86D, F-89, F-94C, B-47, B-45, KC-97 and B-36

Iven Kincheloe (1928 - 1958)
Kincheloe was one of the original three pilots to develop and test the X-15.  He was a test pilot in many of the Century Series of jets (F-100, F-102, F-102, F-104, F-105, and F-106).  Kincheloe was killed during a flight in an F-104 at Edwards Air Force Base in 1958. 
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Iven Kincheloe (1928 - 1958)

Kincheloe was one of the original three pilots to develop and test the X-15.  He was a test pilot in many of the Century Series of jets (F-100, F-102, F-102, F-104, F-105, and F-106).  Kincheloe was killed during a flight in an F-104 at Edwards Air Force Base in 1958. 

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Full Afterburner
The Test Pilots
P-38 Lightning
Nasa History
Science Fiction World
Fantasy Literature & Art