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Beyond The Powder: The Legacy of the First Women's Cross-Country Air Race

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Friday, Mar 23, 2018 - 5:00 PM    Follow the female pilots of the 2014 Air Race Classic as they make their way across the country, while telling the story of the first women's cross-country air race of 1929, also known as the Powder Puff Derby. The derby in 1929 was comprised of 20 women, including Amelia Earhart, was flown from Santa Monica to the finish line in Cleveland, kicking off the National Air Races. The country watched as these brave women made history flying cross-country, breaking into a competition that was thought to be for men only. They encountered sabotage, death, and all the difficulties of flying at the dawn of aviation. G
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