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Aviatrix Jacqueline "Jackie" Cochran standing in front of her plane that is adorned with a victory wreath.

Aviatrix Jacqueline "Jackie" Cochran standing in the cockpit of a T-38 plane.

The Women Airforce Service Pilots (WASP) founder Jacqueline "Jackie" Cochran salutes from the cockpit of a Seversky before taking off for a long distance record flight.

Aviatrix Jacqueline "Jackie" Cochran and Northrop T-38 Talon supersonic twin-jet trainer she flew 844.2 miles per hour to a new world's 15 kilometer speed record for women August 24, 1961 at Edwards Air Force Base, California.

Photo from Northrop…

Major General Jeanne Holm was the first female general in the United States Air Force and the first female two star general in any branch of the United States Armed Forces.

Aviatrix Geraldyn “Jerrie” Cobb sitting on a plane wing.

Aviatrix Geraldyn “Jerrie” Cobb sitting in a cockpit holding a helmet.

Aviatrix Geraldyn “Jerrie” Cobb sitting in an U.S. Airforce FC-898 airplane.
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