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WWII The first pilot to qualify for the Women's Auxiliary Ferrying Squadron was Betty Huyler Gillies of Syosset, Long Island, New York. In this undated photo, Betty poses next to an airplane about to be flown out. Diesel Punk, Great Women, Amazing Women, Beautiful Women, Female Pilot, Aviators Women, Ww2 Photos, Military Women, Ww2 Women

[Photo] Betty Gillies posing besides an aircraft, date unknown

[Photo] Betty Gillies posing besides an aircraft, date unknown | World War II Database

Women in WWII - Maureen Dunlop de Popp: a pioneering female pilot (world war II) became a cover girl sensation . proving women could be fearless as well as glamorous - and integral to the war effort. Ww2 Women, Military Women, Military Female, Great Women, Amazing Women, Female Pilot, Aviators Women, Fear Of Flying, Brave Women

Pioneering female pilot who flew Spitfires during Second World War and became magazine cover girl dies aged 91

Maureen Dunlop de Popp joined the Air Transport Auxiliary (ATA) in 1942 and became one of a small group of female pilots who were trained to fly 38 types of aircraft.

World War II WASP pilot of the and … – SmokeyShirley Slade, World War II WASP pilot of the and … – Smokey Mais de 100 Desenhos para Tatuagens Realistas Vintage Photography, Portrait Photography, Female Pilot, Military Women, Women Smoking, Women In History, Historical Photos, Black And White Photography, Foto E Video

Vintage Aircraft – The Major Attractions Of Air Festivals - Popular Vintage

You can’t imagine the feeling of wonder, viewing a vintage aircraft and watching a vintage aircraft flying. It’s really awesome to watch the flying machines of our predecessors. Watching vintage aircraft flying is like going through the pages of history of flying machines scripted by some of the yore flying geniuses. Vintage flying machines of...

Elsa Andersson: Sweden’s flying farm-girl Vintage Photographs, Vintage Photos, Amy Johnson, Female Pilot, Aviators Women, Amelia Earhart, Steampunk, Great Women, Before Us

Elsa Andersson: Sweden’s flying farm-girl

“Our times may not understand the work you’ve now completed” This line was spoken at the funeral of Elsa Andersson, who died at the age of twenty five. These words share something of the enigmatic …

Aviator Amy Johnson after her arrival in Brisbane 1930 Aviator Amy Johnson after her arrival in Brisbane 1930 Great Women, Amazing Women, Amy Johnson, Female Pilot, Historical Pictures, Women In History, Vintage Pictures, Brisbane, Strong Women

Aviator Amy Johnson after her arrival in Brisbane, Queensland in 1930

Photographer: F. W. Thiel. Location: Brisbane, Australia. Description: In May 1930, British aviator Amy Johnson landed in Darwin, later Brisbane, after having flown nearly 14,000 kilometres in just under 20 days. Johnson was attempting to beat Australian Aviator, Bert Hinkler's record of London to Australia in 15 ½ days. View this image at the State Library of Queensland: hdl.handle.net/10462/deriv/145951 Information about State Library of Queensland’s collection…

Katherine Sui Fun Cheung, the first Chinese-American woman to be a licensed pilot, 1932 [[MORE]] Katherine Sui Fun Cheung, the first Chinese-American woman to be a licensed pilot who was inevitably called “The Chinese Amelia Earhart. Chinese American, American Women, American History, Women In History, World History, History Museum, Female Pilot, Aviators Women, Amelia Earhart

Meet Katherine Sui Fun Cheung: A Daredevil Chinese-American Aviatrix Before Her Time

'I wanted to fly, so that’s what I did.'

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Quem foi Amelia Earhart?

O objetivo do post é trazer um pouco sobre a biografia de Amelia Earhart, como forma de refletir sobre a coragem de uma mulher em se aventurar em uma profissão totalmente masculina.

WASP pilot Susie Winston Bain Avenger Field Sweetwater Texas United States May Ww2 Women, Military Women, Military History, Female Pilot, Female Soldier, Victor Hugo, Die Füchsin, Aviators Women, Fighter Pilot

[Photo] WASP pilot Susie Winston Bain, Avenger Field, Sweetwater, Texas, United States, May 1944

[Photo] WASP pilot Susie Winston Bain, Avenger Field, Sweetwater, Texas, United States, May 1944 | World War II Database

Amy Johnson - set numerous long-distance records during the Johnson flew in the Second World War as a part of the Air Transport Auxiliary when she died during a ferry flight Amy Johnson, Cthulhu, Aviation Accidents, Female Pilot, Aviators Women, Amelia Earhart, Fighter Pilot, Second World, Women In History

Amy Johnson - Silodrome

In some respects, Amy Johnson was the British version of Amelia Earhart. Although she never achieved the same fame both of the women were...

1935 English aviatrix Amy Johnson shown at a landing in Berlin. She was the first woman to make a solo flight from London to Australia in Aviation Accidents, Amy Johnson, Berlin, Female Pilot, Aviators Women, Cultura General, Great Women, Amazing Women, Battle Of Britain

"Let women fly!" Remembering history's first female aviators

During Women of Aviation Week, we honor the female pioneers who created careers and inspired millions against the odds.

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'Amy Johnson, British Aviator' Photographic Print | Art.com

Amy Johnson, British Aviator Photographic Print. Find art you love and shop high-quality art prints, photographs, framed artworks and posters at Art.com. 100% satisfaction guaranteed.

 Dorothy Warrick, a student at East Boston Airport. From Pittsburg, PA. Wife of a Tech student flies with Hargenhaig, her 13 blue ribbon English bulldog. Pinned by Judi Crowe. Dog Photos, Dog Pictures, Animal Pictures, British Bulldog, Old English Bulldog, East Boston, Boston Public Library, Vintage Dog, Vintage Girls

Mrs. Dorothy Warrick, a student at East Boston Airport. From Pittsburg, PA. Wife of a Tech student flies with Hargenhaig, her 13 blue ribbon English bulldog.

File name: 08_06_001469 Title: Mrs. Dorothy Warrick, a student at East Boston Airport. From Pittsburg, PA. Wife of a Tech student flies with Hargenhaig, her 13 blue ribbon English bulldog. Creator/Contributor: Jones, Leslie, 1886-1967 (photographer) Date created: 1928-05-27 Physical description: 1 negative : glass, black & white ; 4 x 5 in. Genre: Glass negatives Subjects: Air pilots; Dogs Notes: Title and date from information provided by Leslie Jones or the Boston Public Library on the…