Muroc Field/Edwards Air Force Base
It is located 150 miles north of Los Angeles in the high desert.
The Mercury capsules are launched from here.
It is the name of the first plane to break the sound barrier.
The Monkeypod Table
This symbolizes the small rewards the military provides, in spite of the sacrifices that it requires.
These are the perks of a military career.
The Pope's Balcony
This represents the admiration that test pilots feel they deserve from the public.
The Genteel Beast/The Victorian Gent
This represents media in general and its seemingly uniform attitude towards the astronauts.
Its hatch blows and its occupant is almost killed.
This symbolizes the differences between this astronaut and the other astronauts; it was a source of teasing from the other astronauts.
It is a cloud of luminescent...
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