Il fut l'un des 8 pilotes de X-15 à franchir l'altitude des 50 miles (un peu plus de 80 km), qui est la frontière de l'espace selon la définition de l'USAF.
Le 27 juin 1963, il franchit l'altitude de 285 000 pieds (près de 87 000 m).
Mr Barry Dixon
Others present: Peter Marshall, Elizabeth Megginson rep Richard, Jim & Ann Crosbie rep Graham & Carol Walker, Peter Rounding rep Margaret Rounding, Robert & Edith Brown, Mervyn Hara, Dave Potter rep Patrick & Jane Naylor, Mr & Mrs Tony Potter rep Mr ...
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Washington clinch title
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