Encyclopedia Astronautica
X-15 Flight 197



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X-15 in flight
Credit: NASA
Crew: Dana. Maximum Speed - 5540 kph. Maximum Altitude - 81530 m. Astronaut wings flight (USAF definition).

Maximum Speed - 5540 kph. Maximum Altitude - 81530 m. Astronaut wings flight (USAF definition).

First Launch: 1968.08.21.
Last Launch: 1968.08.21.
Duration: 0.0065 days.

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Associated People
  • Dana Dana, William Harvey 'Bill' (1930-) American test pilot. Flew on X-15 Flight 174, X-15 Flight 197. 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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