Breakthrough: FedEx Hires African-American Woman Pilot For The 1st Time In Their History
February 21, 2018
Women-pilots aren’t something people are used to, but times flies and trends are changing. While in the 1960s only 1 in 21,417 women had a pilot certificate, now, there are 5,623 of them who can boast about mastering such a skill. And it was in 1921 that the first African-American woman received an international pilot license. Her name was Bessie Coleman.