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NASA project to check out summer sea ice

...maybe differently in those conditions as opposed to the cold sea ice that we have based out of Iceland," she said.Test pilot Tim Williams said the plane flies so high that smaller aircraft traveling far below it look like toys. He likens the...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-07-20/nasa-project-check-out-summer-sea-ice
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Skydiver breaks sound barrier in record jump

...in celebration.Coincidentally, Baumgartner's accomplishment came on the 65th anniversary of the day that U.S. test pilot Chuck Yeager became the first person to officially break the sound barrier in a jet. Yeager, in fact, commemorated...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2012-10-15/skydiver-breaks-sound-barrier-record-j
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This Day in History

...was shot in the chest in Milwaukee. Despite the wound, he went ahead with a scheduled speech. In 1947, Air Force test pilot Charles E. ("Chuck") Yeager broke the sound barrier as he flew the experimental Bell X-1 rocket plane over Edwards...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/101404/sta_thisday.shtml
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This Day in History

...was shot in the chest in Milwaukee. Despite the wound, he went ahead with a scheduled speech. In 1947, Air Force test pilot Charles E. "Chuck" Yeager broke the sound barrier as he flew the experimental Bell X-1 rocket plane over Edwards...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/101405/sta_20051014014.shtml
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Laser lights tested for collision prevention

...information on the aircraft's position on the ground, and message boards, similar to the ones used over highways. FAA test pilot Larry Vanhoy said the trickiest part of flying is what happens on the ground before takeoff. "The biggest part of our...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/111702/sta_lasers.shtml
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Alaska Digest

...will have to take lie detector tests as a term of their parole or probation. Plans are under way to expand a polygraph test pilot program started last spring in Anchorage, said Portia Parker, deputy commissioner for the Alaska Department of Corrections...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/111906/sta_20061119024.shtml
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Northwest Digest

...will have to take lie detector tests as a term of their parole or probation. Plans are under way to expand a polygraph test pilot program started last spring in Anchorage, said Portia Parker, deputy commissioner for the Alaska Department of Corrections...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/112006/sta_20061120008.shtml
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Juneau Empire Story Archive

...neighbor, asking, ``At least allow me the delusion of living someplace I am not despised.'' Pete Knight, a former test pilot, has kept a rather low profile since he pushed this issue into the public face. But his son has reticently gone public...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/030200/Ope_comment.shtml
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...created anger against the oil industry. As votes wavered both ways in the session's final chaotic hours, Hugh's test pilot-like nerves helped steady him when some of its strongest supporters had given the bill up for dead. Hugh's calm...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/031401/Ope_MyTurn.shtml
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...the NFL. Fighter pilot Dick Rutan is the veteran of 324 missions over Vietnam. He went on to serve as an air force test pilot and was at the helm of the Voyager aircraft in 1986 for a nine-day-long flight of 24,986 miles, a world record...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/041501/Loc_pillars.shtml

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