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NASA X-24, Dryden history gallery


NASA X-24, Dryden history gallery



E-29038William H. Dana poses in front of the X-24B after his last powered lifting-body flight on September 23, 1975. In the late 1960s and in the 1970s Dana was a project pilot on the lifting-body program which flew several versions of the wingless vehicles and produced data that helped in development of the Space Shuttles. For his contributions to the lifting body program, Dana received the NASA Exceptional Service Medal. September 1975 NASA Photo / NASA
NASA Identifier: 343765main_E-29038





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