X-15: The Hollywood Version
Charles Bronson starred. The Pentagon had a few minor corrections.
- By airspacemag.com
- Air & Space magazine, August 2007
(Page 4 of 4)
Page 92, Scene 211: F-100 engines don’t sputter.
Page 145, Scene 398: Reference to the Edwards Air Force Base landing area as “pancake” is unknown. Suggest “dry lake” or “lake bed” be used.
Stockton B. Shaw
Deputy Chief Pictorial Branch Office of Information Services
Adapted by permission from X-15: The NASA Mission Reports, compiled and edited by Robert Godwin. Apogee Books, 2000.