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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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.
at Baton Rouge Metropolitan Airport at 9430 Jackie Cochran Drive, 1st.
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.
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.
The fourth biography of a woman aviator by journalist Doris Rich, Jackie Cochran: Pilot in the Fastest Lane, an in-depth portrayal of Jackie Cochran, the first woman to break the sound barrier and the first to fly a bomber across the Atlantic.