By Ryan Carter
If you’re in Southern California today and hear — or even feel — the thunder of jet engines echoing through the sky, you won’t be alone.
Look up, enjoy, and listen if you can. Not far above you will be the descendants of a big day in aviation history.
To mark the 70th anniversary of the world’s first supersonic flight on Oct. 14, 1947, Edwards Air Force Base will launch two formation flights, which are scheduled to pass over Southern California schools as part of its outreach to support STEM (Science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) education.
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Source: OC Register Sports