21st May 1927 & 1932: First solo transatlantic flights
First Female Aviator Amelia Earhart - Facts, History & Biography - "Let women fly!"
The Odd Vanishing of Amelia Earhart
The first woman who flew over Atlantic encountered strong northerly winds, icy conditions, and mechanical problems. She landed at in a pasture at Culmore, north of Derry, Northern Ireland. The landing was witnessed by Cecil King and T. Sawyer. When a farm hand asked, "Have you flown far?" Earhart replied, "From America."
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