An Indian Pilot Who Destroyed Chuck Yaeger’s Aircraft


The ace super pilot who broke the sound barrier on 14th October 1947, died at a ripe age of 97 years but he had an Indian Connection. He never thought that he would remember this tenure in Pakistan in year 1971 forever owing to an Indian Pilot who later became the Chief of Indian Naval Staff- Admiral Arun Prakash, PVSM, AVSM, Vir Chakra who destroyed his favourite aircraft in an Air Raid.