aviation

The Youngest Aviatrix You've Never Heard Of

Recently, Stuff Mom Never Told You listener Danielle brought a name to my attention I'd never heard of before: Pearl Carter Scott...

10 Pioneering Female Pilots (Who Aren't Amelia Earhart)

When women first took to the skies in the early 1900s, popular opinion maintained that the female constitution was too panic-ridden and flighty for the aeronautical job. Nonetheless, a number of women -- in addition to the legendary Amelia Earhart -- defied gender- and race-based discrimination in pursuit of their passion for piloting planes.