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Jill Elaine Brown-Hiltz


You may be familiar with Bessie Coleman, who made aviation history as the first African American female licensed pilot in the U.S. in 1922. After Bessie Coleman, there have been a number of black female pilots who have also been aviation trailblazers. One such trailblazer, is Jill Brown-Hiltz (1950 – ), who became the first African American female airline pilot to work for a major airline in 1978.  Continue reading “Jill Elaine Brown-Hiltz: 1st African American Female Pilot For A Major U.S. Airline”