Encyclopedia Astronautica
X-15 Flight 150



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X-15 in flight
Credit: NASA
Crew: McKay. Maximum Speed - 6005 kph. Maximum Altitude - 90099 m. Astronaut wings flight (USAF definition).

Maximum Speed - 6005 kph. Maximum Altitude - 90099 m. Astronaut wings flight (USAF definition).

First Launch: 1965.09.28.
Last Launch: 1965.09.28.
Duration: 0.0083 days.

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Associated People
  • McKay McKay, John Barron (1922-1975) American NASA test pilot, 1952-1971. Flew into space on X-15 Flight 150, but seriously injured in an X-15 crash in 1962. More...

See also
Associated Programs
  • X-15 X-15 rocket-powered manned aircraft project set records for altitude and speed, and reached the edge of space. More...

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