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F-104 with research pilot Steve Ishmael F-104 with research pilot Steve Ishmael

Photo Number: ECN-31797-FR10
Photo Date: October 4, 1984

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Description: NASA research pilot Stephen D. Ishmael in front of an F-104 in this 1984 photo. Ishmael became a NASA research pilot in 1977, and during the following year began flying the F-8 Digital Fly-by-Wire aircraft. Ishmael also flew on the advanced fighter technology integration (AFTI)F-16 and the X-29 program among others. In the early 1990s, he was selected as one of two research pilots to fly the NASA SR-71s.

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