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Heroes in Flight: Amy Johnson

Amy Johnson

Amy Johnson We’ve all heard of Amelia Earhart, but how much do you know about Amy Johnson? Amy Johnson has been named one of the most inspirational and influential women of the twentieth century, and her story is one of those that blends grit, determination, achievement, and tragedy. Early life Amy Johnson was born in…

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Heroes in flight: Louis Blériot

Louis Blériot

Louis Blériot Have you heard of Louis Blériot, the early pioneer whose guts and determination inspired generations of aviators?  As the first person to successfully fly a plane across the English Channel, and the father of the modern monoplane, Blériot’s story is a lesson in never giving up! Born in Cambrai, France, in 1872, Blériot…

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