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"2001: A Space Odyssey" was released in 1968 & featured this futuristic #PanAm stewardess uniform. #WomenInAviation This tweet was posted on May 18, 2016.
"Fashion in Flight: A Photo Album" has been extended until October 2017 in the Aviation Museum. https://t.co/UbL4YNFAUD. #womeninaviation This tweet was posted on March 08, 2017.
"The Voice of S.F. Airport" Maxine Crookston Schmidt was a pioneer at SFO's air traffic control tower in the late 1940s. #WomenInAviation This tweet was posted on February 22, 2017.
"The color combination was chosen to flatter the “California Look” of PSA’s stewardesses." #WomenInAviation This tweet was posted on August 24, 2016.
#MaryWellsLawrence’s radical makeover of Braniff upended the status quo. #WomenInAviation #FashionInFlight This tweet was posted on August 03, 2016.
#OnThisDay in 1930, Ellen Church began her first shift as the first female cabin crewmember at Boeing Air Transport (BAT). She pioneered the “stewardess” profession and recruited seven more women for hire. #EllenChurch #avgeek #WomenInAviation This tweet was posted on May 15, 2019.
#OnThisDay in 1933, the first flight of the #Boeing 247 took place. #Avgeek #AviationHistory #WomenInAviation This tweet was posted on February 08, 2017.
#Onthisday in 1903, Olive Ann Beech (née Mellor) was born in Kansas. In 1950, she became the first woman to head a major aircraft corporation. Read more about her story: https://t.co/94Ptjb3fRj #WomenInAviation #avgeek This tweet was posted on September 25, 2019.
#Onthisday in 1935, Amelia Earhart landed in Oakland after an 18 hour flight from Hawaii. #avgeek #aviationhistory #WomenInAviation https://t.co/UFJ5VdJD4d This tweet was posted on January 13, 2017.
#TWA hostesses in training and a teacher are shown here applying makeup in 1942. #WomenInAviation #WomensHistoryMonth #AvGeek This tweet was posted on March 15, 2017.
#WomenInAviation https://t.co/B0ReiKpSgI This tweet was posted on July 13, 2016.
#Womeninaviation Wednesday is here! These #womenpilots were photographed at Mills Field Airport in 1932. #aviatrix This tweet was posted on July 22, 2015.
14 flight attendants in uniform pose on the tail of a Boeing 307 Stratoliner from the 1940s. #WomenInAviation This tweet was posted on December 23, 2015.
Ada Brown was a founder and first President of the earliest flight attendant union, in 1945. #WomeninAviation #avgeek #FAlife This tweet was posted on November 01, 2017.
Ada Brown was the founder and first President of the earliest flight attendant union, in 1945. https://t.co/2UPFnT92Hz #WomeninAviation This tweet was posted on October 07, 2015.
After Martin passed in 1937, Osa wrote "I Married Adventure", which was adapted into a film in 1940 #WomenInAviation This tweet was posted on August 17, 2016.
AirWest's stewardesses were outfitted in futuristic, high fashion ensembles by Oleg #Cassini. #WomenInAviation This tweet was posted on September 14, 2016.
Anne & Charles Lindbergh made headlines around the world with their 1931 Arctic flight to Asia. #WomeninAviation This tweet was posted on May 11, 2016.
Back before the widespread usage of computers, airline employees would take reservations manually. #WomenInAviation This tweet was posted on February 03, 2016.
Before Lawrence, commercial airplanes were rarely painted in bright colors & uniforms were based on a form of military chic #WomenInAviation This tweet was posted on August 03, 2016.
Bonnie Jones Moon worked for Pan Am from 1972 to 1989. Discover her flight attendant story here: https://t.co/JQvItsWIl2 #WomeninAviation This tweet was posted on October 28, 2015.
Bonnie Tiburzi became the first woman to fly for a major commercial carrier when she was hired by American Airlines in 1973. She began at American as part of its Boeing 727 Astrojet flight crew, and in 1988 was promoted to captain. #WomeninAviation #avgeek #WomensHistoryMonth This tweet was posted on March 23, 2022.
Clara Adams was a wealthy widow and able to take part in some of the most important flights in aviation history. Here she is with other passengers waiting to board the inaugural flight of the #PanAmerican Hawaii Clipper in 1936. #womeninaviation #avgeek This tweet was posted on December 12, 2018.
Continental’s hostesses received pearls at graduation to wear with their uniform. #WomenInAviation #FashionInFlight This tweet was posted on September 07, 2016.
Do you remember Braniff's brightly painted planes? #WomenInAviation #FashionInFlight This tweet was posted on August 03, 2016.
Ever wonder what flight attendant training encompassed in 1959? #WomenInAviation This tweet was posted on February 08, 2017.
For United Air Lines' 40th anniversary, flight attendants dressed in uniforms from 1930 and 1967. #WomenInAviation This tweet was posted on May 26, 2016.
Happy 103rd Birthday to Zoe Dell Lantis Nutter! She served as the official hostess for the 1939-1940 San Francisco Golden Gate International Exposition, hired to promote commercial aviation at the Expo and beyond. #WomenInAviation This tweet was posted on June 13, 2018.
Happy 104th Birthday to Zoe Dell Lantis Nutter! As the official hostess for the 1939-1940 San Francisco Golden Gate International Exposition, she traveled all over the country to promote aviation and the exposition. #WomeninAviation This tweet was posted on June 14, 2019.
Happy Birthday to #JackieCochran, born #onthisday in 1906. In addition to breaking many aviation records in her day, in 1953 she became the first woman to break the sound barrier. #WomenInAviation This tweet was posted on May 11, 2018.
Ida Staggers was first hired by TWA (Transcontinental & Western Air) as a hostess in 1936 and became the Eastern Division Chief Hostess by the 1940s. Read more about her tenure at TWA on our Facebook: https://t.co/YVhJT2wCmg #womenshistorymonth #womeninaviation This tweet was posted on March 14, 2018.
In 1911, Harriet Quimby was the first American woman to earn her pilot’s license. #WomenInAviation This tweet was posted on November 25, 2015.
In 1930, the British #aviatrix Amy Johnson, who was born #onthisday in 1903, flew the Gipsy Moth G-AAAH solo from England to Australia. She was the first woman to accomplish this feat. #womeninaviation #AviationEvolutions #HBD This tweet was posted on July 01, 2018.
In 1930, the British aviatrix Amy Johnson flew the Gipsy Moth G-AAAH solo from England to Australia. She was the first woman to accomplish this feat. #womeninaviation #AviationEvolutions This tweet was posted on April 04, 2018.
In 1931, Anne Morrow Lindbergh became the first woman to cross the Pacific Ocean by airplane. #WomeninAviation This tweet was posted on May 11, 2016.
In 1938, TWA Eastern Division chief hostess Gladys Entrekin designed a new winter uniform. This linen summer version was issued the following year and was identical except for the colors—cream with a pale blue blouse. #avgeek #WomenInAviation This tweet was posted on September 19, 2018.