New items will be added the first of the month... Prices on existing items will be reduced at the end of each month. Note that items with COAs come with individual COAs, sticker usually on back of item. I do not accept "Best Offer".Prices are reduced every 30 days until the item sells. Thanks for understanding this policy! February 13, 1923 December 7, 2020 was a United States Air Force. Who in 1947 became the first pilot in history confirmed to have exceeded the speed of sound. Yeager's career began in World War II. In the United States Army. Assigned to the Army Air Forces. After serving as an aircraft mechanic, in September 1942, he entered enlisted. Pilot training and upon graduation was promoted to the rank of flight officer. The World War II Army Air Force version of the Army's warrant officer. , later achieving most of his aerial victories as a P-51 Mustang. Where he was credited with shooting down 11.5 enemy aircraft (the half credit is from a second pilot assisting him in a single shootdown). On October 12, 1944, he attained ace in a day. Status, shooting down five enemy aircraft in one mission. After the war, Yeager became a test pilot and flew many types of aircraft, including experimental rocket-powered aircraft for the National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics. Through the NACA program, he became the first human to officially break the sound barrier. On October 14, 1947, when he flew the experimental Bell X-1. At an altitude of 45,000 ft (13,700 m), for which he won both the Collier.
He then went on to break several other speed and altitude records in the following years. Yeager later commanded fighter squadrons and wings in Germany, as well as in Southeast Asia during the Vietnam War. In recognition of his achievements and the outstanding performance ratings of those units, he was promoted to brigadier general.
In 1969 and inducted into the National Aviation Hall of Fame. In 1973, retiring on March 1, 1975. Yeager's three-war active-duty flying career spanned more than 30 years and took him to many parts of the world, including the Korean War. Zone and the Soviet Union. During the height of the Cold War.
Throughout his life, he flew more than 360 different types of aircraft. Additionally, I slip all autographed photos inside sturdy photo-protective sleeves. In most cases, using Jack Smalling's baseball address lists and other assorted address lists, I wrote to both active and retired baseball players, sending them letters, requests for signatures, and self-addressed-stamped envelopes.This is how I obtained thousands of autographs. I stand by every item I sell. All the old time autograph dealers know me and the professional authenticators will vouch for my reputation as well. I do this on a part time basis, so sometimes emails take a day.
PLEASE NOTE: Most items come with certificates of authenticity from outside companies (JSA and PSA predominantly; they are the best). Sincerely, Joe Binder , Downers Grove, Illinois. The item "Chuck Yeager Autographed Book USA Air Force General Pilot JSA COA Hard Cover" is in sale since Friday, October 1, 2021. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Autographs\Other Collectible Autographs". The seller is "calabinder" and is located in Downers Grove, Illinois.This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Dominican republic, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, El salvador, Honduras, Jamaica, Antigua and barbuda, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Montserrat, Turks and caicos islands, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman islands, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Viet nam, Uruguay, Russian federation.