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High Flyers: Canadian Women in Aviation     View
An overview of "Canadian women's participation in the field of aviation," including "personal photos, memorabilia and other archival documents, [and brief] biographies of approximately twenty women." From Canada's Digital Collecti ...

Female Frontiers: Female Aviation Firsts     View
View information about aviation firsts by women from the 1910s through the 1990s. List includes Bessie Raiche (the first woman to fly solo), Amelia Earhart (first women to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean), Jacqueline Cochran (first woman to break ...

Who Killed The Red Baron?     View
This companion to a Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) NOVA program investigates "the most famous aviation mystery of World War I" involving "the notorious Baron Manfred von Richthofen." Includes articles, competing theories about ...

Wright Brothers Aeroplane Company     View
This virtual museum seeks to "tell the story of Orville and Wilbur Wright, the invention of the airplane, and man's first flights." The site includes history, stories, activities, information on building replica airplanes, historical photog ...

Wings Across America: WASP - WWII     View
Information about the 1,074 Women Air Force Service Pilots (WASPs) who flew military airplanes during WWII. Find official documents, records, and statistics, images, audio, and video. Includes a special focus on Jacqueline Cochran, Nancy Harkness Lov ...

Philatelic Tribute to Antoine de Saint-Exupéry [1900-1944] and His Little Friend     View
This site is an index of stamps honoring Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, the French pilot and poet best known for writing "The Little Prince." Includes color images of stamps from over 20 countries. Clicking on the stamp enlarges the picture ...

Plane Writing: Quotes From Vintage Writing About Flying: Early Pilots' Biographies     View
A searchable collection of quotations from the writings of early aviators. Includes select biographies and bibliographies as well as related links to flying history.

The Tuskegee Airmen     View
A history of the Tuskegee Airmen maintained by the National Park Service.

Latina Women of NASA     View
Find "profiles of diverse Latina women working at NASA centers across our nation." Includes related links, the best of which are the educational and statistical resources. From NASA.

Professional Pilots Rumour Network (PPRuNe)     View
This site contains discussion forums for professional airline pilots with a British focus. Includes late-breaking news about the airline industry, such as major lay-offs, recently-canceled flights, security alerts, workplace safety, and more. Also h ...




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