aviatrix


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Synonyms for aviatrix

a woman aviator

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The aviatrix, who first made headlines in 1928 when she was the first woman to cross the Atlantic, would continue to set herself apart in the field of aviation history until her disappearance in 1937 at the age of 39.
Earhart is an aviatrix and philanthropist in Denver, CO where she is the president of the Fly with Amelia Foundation, which grants flight scholarships to girls ages 16 to 18 and supports the advancement of general aviation opportunities.
In conclusion, The Sky My Kingdom is a fascinating tale of a pioneering glider pilot and aviatrix.
Given the brand s rich history -- storied 1930s aviatrix Amelia Earhart wore Belstaff, as did Leonardo DiCaprio and Brad Pitt in period films like "The Aviator" and "The Strange Case of Benjamin Button" -- leather was omnipresent.
Unusual for the aviatrix, she was accompanied for this flight, by navigator Fred Noonan.
By the way, if you are about to protest that the only Lasha Bakradze you've ever heard of is a Georgian actor known for such fine films as "The Aviatrix of Kazbek" (2010), don't come to me for help.
The words of the famous aviatrix Jacqueline Cochran take on added significance since they were written almost forty years ago:
Hendershot was just seven when he took his first ride in a Piper J-3 Cub with Alice Gates, a well-known aviatrix.
Beryl Markham was a record breaking aviatrix, the first woman to fly across the Atlantic from east to west, and the first person in history to fly non-stop from London to New York.
During the afternoon in Calgary, the famous aviatrix Katherine Stinson flew from the fair grounds and was circling over the city when the following conversation between a drunk and a sober friend was recorded by a reporter:
A CHOCOLATE box biopic of plucky American aviatrix Amelia Earhart.
Amelia (PG) MIRA NAIR directs this chocolate box biopic of plucky aviatrix Amelia Earhart, who soared to new heights in her trusty Lockheed L-10 Electra, only to disappear in 1937 during an attempt to fly around the world.
by Shuttleworth Brothers in 1917, it depicts several scenes from the country at that time: aviatrix Ruth Law flying over the Statue of Liberty during the floodlighting ceremony, a ship passing through the brand-new Panama Canal, and a Model T Ford driving through a California Redwood tree.
Starring: Hilary Swank, Richard Gere, Ewan McGregor By-the-book biopic of pioneering aviatrix Amelia Earhart.
For despite the best efforts of two-time Oscar winner Hilary Swank, who tackles the role of the plucky aviatrix with gusto, Amelia the film fails to take flight.