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Early aviatrix Katherine Stinson puts her hand on her plane shortly after receiving her pilots license, the fourth woman in the United States to do so. After receiving her certificate, she began exhibition flying where she was known as the "Flying…

Early American aviatrix Katherine Stinson was the fourth woman to receive her pilots in the United States at the age of 21. She set an American nonstop distance record on December 11, 1917 when she flew from San Diego to San Francisco. She went on…
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