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Milton Orville Thompson

M Thompson

Born: 4 May 1926, Crookton, Minnesota, United States

Nationality: American

Died: 6 August 1993 (Natural causes)

Group: Dyna-Soar Group 1 (1 April 1960)

Status: Deceased

 

Non-Qualifying Flights with Significance:
X-15 Flight #93 29 October 1963 8 minutes, 43 seconds
X-15 Flight #96 27 November 1963 7 minutes, 4 seconds
X-15 Flight #99 16 January 1964 8 minutes, 17 seconds
X-15 Flight #101 19 February 1964 7 minutes, 3 seconds
X-15 Flight #108 21 May 1964 7 minutes, 56 seconds
X-15 Flight #113 12 August 1964 6 minutes, 43 seconds
X-15 Flight #116 3 September 1964 6 minutes, 18 seconds
X-15 Flight #120 30 October 1964 7 minutes, 10 seconds
X-15 Flight #122 9 December 1964 6 minutes, 26 seconds
X-15 Flight #125 13 January 1965 6 minutes, 48 seconds
X-15 Flight #133 25 May 1965 9 minutes, 2 seconds
X-15 Flight #136 17 June 1965 8 minutes, 54 seconds
X-15 Flight #142 6 August 1965 10 minutes, 13 seconds
X-15 Flight #144 25 August 1965 8 minutes, 52 seconds

Thompson trained for the X-20 program from April 1960 until program cancellation in December 1963. He later made 14 flights in the X-15, none qualifying as space flights.

 


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