Synopsis by Rose of Sharon Winter
This video is the story of Bob Hoover, a hero in the world of aviation history. Fearless in the face of danger, Hoover was a test pilot for such experimental aircraft as the FX-86 and the X-1. The film traces Hoover's career and presents archival film footage showing the pilot on his missions that helped revolutionize aeronautics.
aircraft, aviation, career-retrospective, pilot, supersonic-flight, test-pilot