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Amy Johnson British Aviatrix

Amy Johnson British Aviatrix

Amy Johnson CBE, (1 July 1903 – 5 January 1941) was a pioneering English aviatrix. Flying solo or with her husband, Jim Mollison, Johnson set numerous long-distance records during the 1930s. Johnson flew in the Second World War as a part of the Air Transport Auxiliary where she died during a ferry flight.

Amy Johnson: A pilot for the Air Transport Auxiliary during the Second World War, Johnson made history in 1930 when she became the first woman to fly solo from England to Australia.

At the age of 26, Amy Johnson became the first female pilot to fly alone from Britain to Australia.

In 1930 aged Amy Johnson became the first female pilot to fly alone from Britain to Australia.

Amy Johnson, CBE (1 July 1903 – 5 January 1941) was a pioneering English aviatrix and was the first female pilot to fly alone from Britain to Australia. Flying solo or with her husband, Jim Mollison, she set numerous long-distance records during the 1930s. She flew in the Second World War as a part of the Air Transport Auxiliary and died during a ferry flight.

Amy Johnson Amy Johnson CBE, July 1903 – 5 January was a pioneering English aviatrix.

Amy Johnson CBE, (1 July 1903 – 5 January 1941) was a pioneering aviatrix who broke several world records in the field of aviation. She was apparently accidentally shot down by friendly fire during WWII while  on a mission for the Air Transport Auxiliary.

Hidden historical heroines (#10: Amy Johnson)

Amy Johnson, English aviator One of the first women to gain a pilot's licence, Johnson won fame when she flew solo from Britain to Australia in Her dangerous flight took 17 days. Later she flew solo to India and Japan and became the first

Amy Johnson - 1930s aviator After becoming the first woman to fly solo from Britain to Australia in 1930, the pioneering aviator went on to set a slew of long-distance flying records. She died after going off-course in bad weather while transporting RAF aircraft around the country for the Air Transport Auxiliary during the Second World War

Amy Johnson - 1930s aviator After becoming the first woman to fly solo from Britain to Australia in 1930, the pioneering aviator went on to set a slew of long-distance flying records. She died after going off-course in bad weather while transporting RAF aircraft around the country for the Air Transport Auxiliary during the Second World War

In 1930, Amy Johnson  flew her single engine Gipsy Moth biplane from London to Darwin.

Amy Johnson - set numerous long-distance records during the Johnson flew in the Second World War as a part of the Air Transport Auxiliary when she died during a ferry flight

Amy Johnson (1 July 1903 – 5 January 1941)  was the first female pilot to fly alone from Britain to Australia and set numerous long-distance records during the 1930s. She flew in World War II as part of the Air Transport Auxiliary.

Amy Johnston, a British pilot became the first woman to fly from London to Australia solo, on a flight shortly after

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