Other News for Amy Johnson

  • Team Dream: Racing the Odds


    Last month's women-only ARC event was a showcase for female pilots making their mark in a traditionally male-dominated...


  • McCall hints at change in focus for EasyJet


    EasyJet chief executive Carolyn McCall has revealed the carrier's ambition to become "Europe's preferred short-haul...


  • News Listings for Amy Johnson

  • FARNBOROUGH: Blakey: time to invest in the special relationship

    News | 07 Jul 2012 16:26 | Dan Thisdell

    Keep investing in aviation or risk losing our hard-won position of world leadership. That's the message from Marion Blakey, former head of the Federal Aviation...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/FARNBOROUGH-Blakey-time-to-invest-in-the-special-relationship-373893/
  • Team Dream: Racing the Odds

    News | 19 Jul 2011 12:00 | Alaina Mabaso

    Last month's women-only ARC event was a showcase for female pilots making their mark in a traditionally male-dominated fieldhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Team-Dream-Racing-the-Odds-359433/
  • McCall hints at change in focus for EasyJet

    News | 07 Jul 2011 17:09 | Alex Thomas

    EasyJet chief executive Carolyn McCall has revealed the carrier's ambition to become "Europe's preferred short-haul airline" during the next 10 years. Her...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/McCall-hints-at-change-in-focus-for-EasyJet-359260/
  • FARNBOROUGH 2008: Celebrating the greatest women in aerospace history

    News | 17 Jul 2008 09:00

    Celebrating the greatest women in aerospace historyhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/FARNBOROUGH-2008-Celebrating-the-greatest-women-in-aerospace-history-225737/
  • News in brief

    News | 22 Feb 2008 15:42

    CHC Helicopter in C$3.7bn private equity buyout rotorcraft Private equity firm First Reserve is to buy CHC Helicopter, the world's largest helicopter...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/News-in-brief-221780/
  • Straight & Level 13.8.1954

    News | 10 Aug 2004 00:00

    <p>The Salmon</p> <p>The vertical take-off Lockheed XFV-1 - has been named the Salmon, presumably with its leaping propensities in mind, but also, no doubt, in honour of its pilot, Herman (&quot;Fish&quot;) Salmon. The US Navy has recently disclosed that the Salmon has taken off horizontally and then maintained itself almost vertically, and nearly still, for periods of several seconds on several occasions.</p> <p>For the Fair Sex</p> <p>The Women's Engineering Society, who administer the Amy Johnson Memorial Fund on behalf of its sponsors, are offering an open scholarship to the value of £150 to assist a woman holder of a Private Pilot's Licence to qualify for an Assistant Instructor's Certificate.</p> <p>English Electric P.1</p> <p>The English Electric P.1 single-seat interceptor fighter prototype WG760, made its first flight at the Aeroplane and Armament Experimental Establishment, Boscombe down, on August 4th. The pilot was W/C R.P. Beamont, D.S.O., O.B.E., D.F.C., who reportedhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Straight-Level-1381954-185789/