On This Day

November 15, 1967 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • The only fatality of the X-15 program occurs during the 191st flight when Air Force test pilot Michael J. Adams loses control of his aircraft descending from 81km, causing its mid air destruction over the Mojave Desert

Deaths in History

  • Michael J. Adams, USAF pilot (X-15), dies in X-15 crash at 37