This SR-71 Pilot Free Fell from the Edge of Space

From:Planes That Changed the World: SR-71 Blackbird

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After test pilot Bill Weaver crashed, he thought he had died. It turns out he was falling from the edge of outer space, after his SR-71 Blackbird spy plane had disintegrated at 79,000 feet.