HerStory

Aminta HENNESSY

Special Achievements:

In 1978 Aminta Hennessy became the first Australian woman to fly solo across the Atlantic in a single-engine aircraft.  She is also the first woman to complete solo back-to-back flights across the Pacific.


Resources

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    NPWHF aviatrix tapestry

    NPWHF collection