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EAA Young Eagles - Ask the Expert

Question :
Who was the first American woman to fly in an airplane?
Answer :
On Oct 27, 1909, Mrs. Ralph H. van Deman became the first AMERICAN woman passenger in an airplane. Her pilot? None other than Wilbur Wright!

Sue Lurvey
EAA Library

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