The British-Belgian pilot lately circumnavigated the globe, finishing a 32,320-mile journey and successful a spot within the report books for being 1) the youngest girl to attain such a journey and a couple of) the primary feminine to fly all over the world in a microlight plane.
Right here’s what it’s essential learn about her unimaginable journey and the way it contributes to the historical past of aviation.
Making Aviation Historical past
Ever since Charles Lindbergh made his famed Transatlantic crossing, daredevil pilots have fascinated the general public. Though Robert Ripley rightly identified that Lindbergh, somewhat than being the primary