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Aircraft type ID __BX1
Manufacturer name [I] Bell Aircraft Corporation
Aircraft type name Bell X-1
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Manufacturer country United States
Category Landplane
Role General Aviation
Engine type Rocket
Engines 1
WTC Medium
Seats 1
First flight 1946
Last manufactured 1946
Total # built 7
Info (external) https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bell_X-1
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bali(2016-01-03 10:05:00) :

  FIRST: human to break the sound barrier in level flight was Chuck Yeager in a Bell X-1 on October 14, 1947.