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Olga TARLING

Special Achievements:

1960 - First Australian female Air Traffic Controller appointed to a position at Brisbane Airport.
Was an Air Traffic Controller for 25 years.

Additional Information:

1981 - President of the Australian Women Pilot's Association

1980 - Received the O.A.M for services to aviation

1971 - Received Nancy Bird Walton Trophy for outstanding achievement in aviation

1957 - Took up a position with Southern Airlines

1957 - Qualified for Commercial Pilot Licence


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