A crew of experienced female pilots, cabin crew and ground crew took a group of teenage girls to NASA headquarters to drive home the point that women are poised take a larger share of jobs in aviation.
We actually ended up getting a little more than we bargained for with the space shuttle landing. We were hoping for a low pass, then a landing. We got the first low pass at 9:45. Standing on the roof of the daily garage, we watched the plane come virtually right over the roof of the airport. That caused quite a rise from the crowd. For the first pass, we stood on a concrete stanchion. By the time the shuttle came around for a second pass, we got smarter and decided […]