“I have seen the curvature of the earth. I have seen sights most people will never see. Flying at more than 70,000 feet is really beautiful and peaceful. I enjoy the quiet, hearing myself breathing, and the hum of the engine. I never take it for granted.”
— Lt. Col. Merryl Tengesda, first African-American female to pilot the U-2.
“Learn to Fly” Month!
We Can All Learn to Fly!
From the Movie Trailer: “Fly Like A Girl”
Fly Like a Girl explores the courageous history of women in aviation. This feature-length documentary reveals the contributions women have made to aviation and brings to light the many women who are doing extraordinary work in aviation and STEM today.