Amy Johnson - 1930s aviator After becoming the first woman to fly solo from Britain to Australia in 1930, the pioneering aviator went on to set a slew of long-distance flying records. She died after going off-course in bad weather while transporting RAF aircraft around the country for the Air Transport Auxiliary during the Second World War

Amy Johnson - 1930s aviator After becoming the first woman to fly solo from Britain to Australia in 1930, the pioneering aviator went on to set a slew of long-distance flying records. She died after going off-course in bad weather while transporting RAF aircraft around the country for the Air Transport Auxiliary during the Second World War

Portrait of English aviator Amy Johnson (1903-1941) wearing her flight jacket, cap and goggles, circa 1935.

Portrait of English aviator Amy Johnson (1903-1941) wearing her flight jacket, cap and goggles, circa 1935.

English aviator Amy Johnson set numerous long-distance records during the 1930's and flew in the Second World War as part of the Air Transport Auxiliary (ATA).

English aviator Amy Johnson set numerous long-distance records during the 1930's and flew in the Second World War as part of the Air Transport Auxiliary (ATA).

Amy Johnson CBE, (1 July 1903 – 5 January 1941) was a pioneering English aviatrix. Flying solo or with her husband, Jim Mollison, Johnson set numerous long-distance records during the 1930s. Johnson flew in the Second World War as a part of the Air Transport Auxiliary where she died during a ferry flight.

Amy Johnson CBE, (1 July 1903 – 5 January 1941) was a pioneering English aviatrix. Flying solo or with her husband, Jim Mollison, Johnson set numerous long-distance records during the 1930s. Johnson flew in the Second World War as a part of the Air Transport Auxiliary where she died during a ferry flight.

114º aniversario del nacimiento de Amy Johnson

114º aniversario del nacimiento de Amy Johnson

In honor of National Archaeology Day, Facebook followers of the Indiana Department of Natural Resoruces can "talk" online with Senior Archaeologist and Archaeology Outreach Coordinator Amy Johnson! Click on the image for details.

In honor of National Archaeology Day, Facebook followers of the Indiana Department of Natural Resoruces can "talk" online with Senior Archaeologist and Archaeology Outreach Coordinator Amy Johnson! Click on the image for details.

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