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Choosing the Right Flight School

So you’ve made the decision that you want to start flying. Firstly, AWESOME! It’ll be an achievement that will be well worth the effort.

Now it’s time to choose a flight school but where do you start? 1,053 more words


First Woman to Design an Airplane

Photo Courtesy: Library of Congress

E. Lillian Todd is the first woman to design and build an airplane in 1906, though it never flew.


Early Aviators


Lilian Bland – the first woman to build and fly a plane

I’ve always had a fascination with splendid Edwardian planes and this week I’ve found a splendid Edwardian lady who built and flew one, the first woman to do so. 467 more words


First Indian Woman in Space

The path from dreams to success does exist.
May you have the vision to find it,
the courage to get onto it and,
the perseverance to follow it.

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Indian Women Pilots

Women in Aviation

Sarla Thakral: Indian Woman Pilot (Photo Courtesy: Wikipedia)

March is Women in History month and also Women of Aviation month. As I started to write this article, I realized I knew so little about women pilots of India.

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Women in Aviation

Last week, I was lucky to attend the Women in Aviation Conference in Dallas, TX. It was a great experience and I’m thankful I could attend, even if it was for only a day! 332 more words


West with the Night

I learned to watch, to put my trust in other hands than mine. I learned to wander. I learned what every dreaming child needs to know — that no horizon is so far that you cannot get above it or beyond it.

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