- "I never let myself be afraid. I just focus on the dials and concentrate on flying."
- - Chuck Yeager (as quoted by Travis Mayweather) (ENT: "Demons")
Charles "Chuck" Yeager was a Human male and famous 20th century American pilot.
In a Bell X-1 plane, the Glamorous Glennis, he made the first level Human supersonic flight. (Star Trek: Enterprise, opening credits)
Ensign Travis Mayweather remarked in 2155 that he had overcome his fear of tense piloting by mimicking Charles Yeager. (ENT: "Demons")
In 2368, USS Enterprise-D chief engineer Geordi La Forge remarked that the impending test of the soliton wave was like "being there to watch Chuck Yeager break the sound barrier." (TNG: "New Ground")