TV News Report
Had the supersonic flight tests for the X-1 not been top secret research work, the television news media might have been invited to witness this event. This historic event was witnessed by a fairly small group of people mostly on the ground at Muroc (Now known as a NASA research facility Dryden Flight Research Center at Edwards Air Force Base near Lancaster, CA.).
Use the following Web sites to view film footage of the supersonic flight:Use the following Websites to do research on the actual flight as well as gather more information about the pilot then Captain Charles Yeager.
Pretend you were a television news reporter who witnessed this event. Write a two to three minute monologue describing the entire event. Make sure your report contains the following information: