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Anniversary of the breaking of the sound barrier.
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An event every year that begins at 12:00 am on day 14 of October, happening 30 times
On October 14, 1947, A booming thunder roared across the clear skies of the Mojave Desert, as U.S. Air Force Capt. Chuck Yeager flew an experimental rocket-powered plane faster than the speed of sound.