May 24, 1930

“My mom taught me to go after my dreams. I have this faith in myself that I must have gotten from her.” Amy Johnson

Amy Johnson becomes the first woman to ride solo from England to Austraila when she lands in Darwin, Territory.

Amy Johnson CBE was a pioneering British aviator who was the first female pilot to fly alone from Britain to Australia. Flying solo or with her husband, Jim Mollison, she set numerous long-distance records during the 1930s.

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