Alys McKey Bryant, a United States citizen, was the first woman to fly in Canada on July 31, 1913. Here she is pictured on a postcard leaning against an early plane the day of her pioneering flight in Vancouver, British Columbia.
Alys McKey Bryant was the first woman to fly in Washington,m Idaho, Oregon, and Canada. She set a new altitude record in Seattle of 884 meters. Her husband passed away in August 1913 and she stopped flying.