Designed to fly one and a half miles per second and climb to 400,000 feet--or 76 miles
Valley Times Photo Collection
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Photograph caption dated February 25, 1964 reads, "North American Aviation's new X-15A-2 rocket research plane, foreground, unveiled at Edwards Air Force Base."
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm. Photographic prints
00117417 Valley Times Collection HCNVT_d020_f14_i27 CARL0005345092 http://220.127.116.11/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/51004
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