This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.
Collection Item Summary:
Bell test pilot Chalmers "Slick" Goodlin poses leaning on edge of cockpit door frame of the Bell XS-1 #2 (s/n 46-063), wearing a leather jacket and holding his helmet under his arm. December 9, 1946.
Collection Item Long Description:
- Air pilots
- Bell X-1 (Supersonic plane)
- Rocket planes
- Research aircraft