HerStory

Christine DAVY

Special Achievements:

First woman pilot of a passenger airline in Australia

Won A.W.P.A. Annual Reliability Trial in 1963
MBE

Additional Information:

Learnt to fly in 1958. Worked for Connair for six months in 1963.
1963 - Instructress Alice Springs Aero Club
Worked for Central Australian Helicopters P/L (Hughes & Bell Jet Ranger Aircraft)
1984 - Worked for Lloyds Aviation Adelaide covering Police work and medical evacuations
Also interested in Dressage Events.
Represented Australia at Winter Olympics in Italy and in Squaw Valley USA in 1960.


Resources

  • Image - Christine Davy

    NPWHF avaitrix tapestry

    NPWHF collection


  • Image - Christine Davy

    WMoA file