Supersonic jets break the speed of sound at around 767 miles per hour depending on the weather and humidity. US Air Force Captain Chuck Yeager first broke the sound barrier on 14 October 1947.
Yalla takes a look at the fastest and most beautiful flying machines.
The Supersonic F/A-18C Hornet
The Supersonic F/A-18C Hornet in military action breaking the sound barrier
A Supersonic F/A Super Hornet fighter jet during a training flight above the USS Abraham Lincoln
An F/A-18C Hornet breaking the sound barrier
A Supersonic F/A-18F Super Hornet fighter jet on a training mission flying above the USS Ronald Reagan Supercarrier
A Supersonic F/A-18C Hornet flying breaking the sound barrier during an exercise mission flying above the USS Carl Vinson
Another Supersonic F/A-18C Hornet breaking the sound barrier
A Thunderbird, as flown by famous American pilot Brigadier General Williams during an air show above the American city of Boston
A Supersonic F/A-18F Super Hornet fighter jet
Captain Norbert Szarleta, flying an F/A-18F Super Hornet in the skies above the USS George Washington
An FA-15 jet breaking the sound barrier during San Francisco Fleet Week Air Show