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Nov 20, 2013 | Flight Journal

On This Day in Aviation History

1953 - U.S. Navy pilot Scott Crossfield flies the Douglas D-558-II Skyrocket past Mach 2, the first flight to reach this speed; the world airspeed record is now set at 1,291 mph.

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