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The mother daughter pilots forging a path for female aviators

When Donna Garrett was growing up in the greater Los Angeles area, it didn't seem strange that her mom worked as an airline pilot. Because her dad had the same profession, captaining an airplane seemed like a normal thing to do. "It was the boring job that my parents did when they went to work," Donna, now 26, laughs. In fact, mom Suzy Garrett was blazing a trail across the skies as one of the first female pilots for regional US carrier SkyWest. As Donna got older, she began to… ( More...

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James Driskell 1
Great story. Reach for the sky!


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