@SFOMuseum Instagram Posts tagged #womeninaviation This is SFO Museum's archive of the @SFOMuseum Instagram account. There are 109 posts and this is page 1 of 10.

Olive Ann Beech (née Mellor) was born in Kansas in 1903. This image was posted on March 30, 2022. #avgeek #womeninaviation #beechcraft #beech #womenshistorymonth #aviationhistory
Bonnie Tiburzi became the first woman to fly for a major commercial carrier when she was hired by American Airlines in 1973. This image was posted on March 23, 2022. #womeninaviation #avgeek #womenshistorymonth #aviationhistory
#Onthisday in 1935, Amelia Earhart departed from Honolulu, HI bound for Oakland, CA. This image was posted on January 11, 2022. #ameliaearhart #avgeek #avatrix #womeninaviation #aviationhistory
Zoe Dell Lantis Nutter, an American dancer, actress and model who became a promoter, educator, marketer, commercial pilot, and philanthropist, was born on this day in 1915. This image was posted on June 14, 2021. #onthisday #otd #aviationhistory #womeninaviation #avgeek
In 1945, Ada Brown became the founder and first President of the earliest recognized flight attendant union, the Air Line Stewardess Association (ALSA). This image was posted on January 13, 2021. #womeninaviation #adabrown #avgeek #museumfromhome
Under the wing of a Stearman 4D, these two aviatrixes, clad in aviator helmets and goggles, were part of an air show held at SFO on November 20, 1932. This image was posted on November 20, 2020. #museumfromhome #womeninaviation #sfohistory #avgeek #aviationhistory
In the early days of aviation, barnstorming was a popular entertainment event. This image was posted on November 18, 2020. #womeninaviation #avgeek #museumfromhome
Bonnie Jones Moon worked for Pan American World Airways from 1972 to 1989. This image was posted on October 14, 2020. #avgeek #museumfromhome #womeninaviation #panam #crewlife
#OnThisDay in 1931, Anne Morrow Lindbergh and Charles A. Lindbergh, took off on a survey flight from Long Island to China, to scout out a commercial route to Asia for Pan American Airways. This image was posted on July 27, 2020. #avgeek #aviation #lindbergh #charleslindbergh #museumfromhome #womeninaviation
In 1966, Pan American World Airways began to hire Japanese nationals in expectation of growth and expansion of its Pacific routes. This image was posted on May 20, 2020. #panam #avgeek #womeninaviation #museumfromhome
#Onthisday in 1932, Amelia Earhart departed from Harbour Grace, Newfoundland, in a single-engine Lockheed Vega 5B. This image was posted on May 20, 2020. #ameliaearhart #womeninaviation #avgeek #museumfromhome
Happy Birthday to Jackie Cochran, born #onthisday in 1906 in Muscogee, Florida. This image was posted on May 11, 2020. #jackiecochran #womeninaviation #aviatrix #avgeek #museumfromhome