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Record-Setting Pilots Next to D-558-1 Skystreak

Photo of Commander Turner F. Caldwell and Marine Lieutenant Colonel Marion Carl next to D-558-1 Skystreak aircraft.
Caption: A brilliant color photograph showing the D-558-1 Skystreak’s two record-setting pilots, Commander Turner F. Caldwell and Lieutenant Colonel Marion Carl, USMC, next to the aircraft the press called “The Crimson Test Tube.”
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