Anatomy of a Plane
-Rosella Bjornson was the only woman out of 2800 commercial pilots.
-Major Wendy Clay, M.D. was the first woman to receive her military wings.
-Major Deanna Brasseur was one of the first women to receive her operational military wings.
-Adele Fogle established her own aviation company.
-Violet Milstead worked for the Air Transport Auxiliary (ATA).
-Marion Orr worked for the ATA.
-Helen Harrison worked for the ATA.
-Molly Reilly worked in an aerial photography unit.
-Elsie MacGill was the worldís first female aeronautical engineer.
-Felicity McKendry made model airplanes as a child. She earned her pilotís license in 1951. Now she takes her grandchildren up for flights.
-Madge Graham was the first woman to fly from Nova Scotia to Quebec.
-Eileen Vollick was the first woman to obtain her private pilotís license.
-Gertrude de la Vernge was the first female licensed pilot in Alberta.