Why the "Sound Barrier" Had to be Broken


Why the "Sound Barrier" Had to be Broken



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When the US rocket program hit a wall in the 1940s, one particular program came to the rescue. Not only it took the flight technology behind that wall, it took us to much farther destinations imaginable. The X-planes are #NotWhatYouThink #NWYT

Music:
Borrowed Matches – Tape Machines
The Lookout – Jon Bjork
War of Worlds – Jon Bjork
Solving It – Frank Jonsson
Fire Storm 3 – Fredrik Ekstrom
Powerwalkin’ – Future Joust
Dark Utopia – FormantX
Introduce Me – Gerhard Feng
Heartstrings – Madison York
The End Is Nigh – Max Anson
Burlesque – Traditional
Sidelined – Dip Diet
Fight or Flight – Jon Bjork
Hemisphere – Ooyy

Footage:
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LEJ.approach
Canadian Firearms Network
Anti Psypher
MILLION DOLLAZ WORTH OF GAME
NASA
National Archives
Shutterstock
Videoblocks

US Department of Defense

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