Jacqueline Cochran

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Noun1.Jacqueline Cochran - United States aviator who held several speed records and headed the women's Air Force pilots in World War II (1910-1980)Jacqueline Cochran - United States aviator who held several speed records and headed the women's Air Force pilots in World War II (1910-1980)
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0001 Contractor shall provide all labor, materials, equipment, supervision, equipment, tools, parts and materials and insurance, as necessary to remove existing communications console system, and install new working communications console system, at the Baton Rouge Metropolitan Airport, Airport Police ARFF Communications Center, 9430 Jackie Cochran, Suite 300, Baton Rouge, LA 70807, per specifications.
Caption: De Seversky and world-renowned aviatrix Jackie Cochran chat beside an SEV-S2, a modified Bendix racer developed from the P-35 Army fighter.
The last section of the book, 'The Last Years', states that Jackie Cochran died on August 9 1980, and that on March 9 1996 the US Postal Service issued an international airmail stamp honouring Jacqueline Cochran.
Eighty-five entries are biographical sketches of women, from "WASP director Jackie Cochran, to journalist Dorothy Thompson, to Florence Hall, head of the Women's Land Army.
It made me appreciate what Jackie Cochran, and her team did to support not only the war effort but also to prove that women can fly and meet the challenges just like their male counterparts.