Lady Heath

One of hundreds of thousands of free digital items from The New York Public Library.

Female pilots: a slow take-off

Female pilots: a slow take-off

Passengers still react with surprise when they see a woman flying a commercial aeroplane, more than 40 years after the first one took the controls. Why are there still so few female pilots, asks Emine Saner

Lady Heath, the well known woman pilot, has become the first woman commercial pilot in aviation. Today, accompanied by a Dutch pilot J.B. Scholte, she piloted a Dutch plane carrying 15 passengers from Amsterdam to London.

Lady Heath, the well known woman pilot, has become the first woman commercial pilot in aviation. Today, accompanied by a Dutch pilot J. Scholte, she piloted a Dutch plane carrying 15 passengers from Amsterdam to London.

Lady Icarus: "Still We Work" - Lady Mary Heath talk Tuesday 13 ...

Lady Icarus: "Still We Work" - Lady Mary Heath talk Tuesday 13 .

Woman pilot bidding to emulate Amy Johnson hits a parked helicopter

Woman pilot bidding to emulate Amy Johnson hits a parked helicopter

Pilot Tracey Curtis-Taylor was taxiing in her vintage Boeing Stearman at Goodwood Aerodrome in West Sussex when she ploughed into a stationary helicopter.

Lady Icarus: Knockaderry House - Still Standing. Just about.

Just came across these pics of Knockaderry House, where the young Sophie Peirce Evans was born on 10 November 1896 - and where her mother .

Lady Icarus: Go On Blue Angels - Dip Your Wings to Mary Heath!

On May 1929 - 85 years ago - Lady Heath visited St Louis and sent her best wishes to the organisers of the first ever St Louis Aircraft.

Lady Icarus: "A Woman In Africa" - trailer now live

Lady Icarus: "A Woman In Africa" - trailer now live

Lady Mary Heath, Pioneer | The British Pathé Archive Blog

Lady Mary Heath, Pioneer

Lady Heath, the well known woman pilot, has become the first woman commercial pilot in aviation. Today, accompanied by a Dutch pilot J.B. Scholte, she piloted a Dutch plane carrying 15 passengers from Amsterdam to London.

Lady Heath, the well known woman pilot, has become the first woman commercial pilot in aviation. Today, accompanied by a Dutch pilot J. Scholte, she piloted a Dutch plane carrying 15 passengers from Amsterdam to London.

Lady Icarus: Mary Heath's Mother, Tom Harrington - and slucan!

Over the past few years, I would get an occasional call from Tom Harrington who lived in the Clashmealcon area of north Co Kerry.

Lady Icarus: BBC to Screen "The Aviatrix" on Paddy's Day

Great news - "The Aviatrix" is to feature on on March 17 (yes, St Patrick's Day) in the prime time slot. An ideal opportunity to.

Lindienaughton

Great news - "The Aviatrix" is to feature on on March 17 (yes, St Patrick's Day) in the prime time slot. An ideal opportunity to.

New trailer for the film based on Limerick pilot Lady Mary Heath's 1928 journey over Africa. Out soon!

New trailer for the film based on Limerick pilot Lady Mary Heath's 1928 journey over Africa.

Cape Town to Goodwood

British pilot Tracey Curtis-Taylor is currently recreating the 1928 trip from Cape Town to London by Irish aviator Lady Mary Heath. restricted to "small" camera

Pinterest
Search