Newt’s World – Episode 164: The Immortals: General Chuck Yeager

Perhaps the most famous pilot of his generation, General Chuck Yeager is best known for breaking the sound barrier in 1947.  Newt takes a closer look at his life and legacy – and we hear from General Yeager, in his own words.  Part of the Immortals leadership series.

Chuck Yeager – Official Website

Remembering Chuck Yeager, a Pilot with the Right Stuff – Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum

Chuck Yeager, 1st to break sound barrier, dies at 97 – Associated Press