Tag: Chuck Yeager

Just a Bit of Fun

Unfortunately, many people do not consider fun an important item on their daily agenda. For me, that was always a high priority in whatever I was doing. American general, pilot, and the first test pilot to break the sound barrier, Chuck Yeager, was born on this day in 1923 in Myra, West Virginia. You have …

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365 Things I Believe: Results

Retired U.S. Air Force Major General and test pilot Charles Elwood “Chuck” Yeager was born on this day in 1923. Yeager began as a private in the United States Army Air Forces during World War II. He served as an aircraft mechanic before entering pilot training. he became a North American P-51 Mustang fighter pilot. …

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