vintage everyday: 52 Powerful Photos Of Women Who Changed History Forever
Lydia Litvyak - At only 21, she became the first female fighter pilot to shoot down an enemy aircraft.
WWII --- Woman of the French Resistance (c. 1940-1944) [431x650]
Captain Joan Hughes, 1944
Sabiha Gökçen (1913-2001), adopted by Kemal Atatürk, she was Turkey's first female combat pilot.
Sabiha Gökçen (1913; Bursa - 22 Mart 2001, Ankara), Türkiye'nin ilk kadın pilotlarından biri ve dünyanın ilk kadın savaş uçağı pilotu.