Saturday, January 11, 2014

Weekend Wingman

Ladies and gentlemen (and pups), this is your captain speaking! We have reached our cruising altitude, and it's a perfect time to talk about Amelia Earhart.  Did you know that on this very day in 1935, Amelia Earhart became the first person to fly solo from Hawaii to California?!?  Yep - it's true!  That was quite a feat, indeed!

"Hats off" to Amelia for her courage and bravery in flying solo!
 
 
This feat got my mom thinking and wondering about other solo flights in history.  So, she found some statistics and compiled them into an infographic.  You can "dive into" the data by opening this link...

 
(Note:  The source of information for the infographic was...
 
 

20 comments:

  1. You make a great pilot, Stewey. We'll check out all those solo flights.

    XXXOOO Daisy, Bella & Roxy

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  2. Now we are singing Come Fly With me Stewey. Have a serene Sunday.
    Best wishes Molly
    Get some big easy on today.

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    1. Ha - how funny!
      Have a great Sunday, Molly!
      Stewey

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  3. That's super cute! I hope your airline allowes dogs in the passenger cabin, Stewey :o)

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  4. OMD!!!!! That is the cutest!!! Loves the tie! and the hat...FABulous!!
    Kisses,
    Ruby ♥

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  5. Wow, you look just like an official pilot!!

    Your Pals,

    Murphy & Stanley

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  6. Now Stewey I am afraid to fly but you sure are a cute pilot!

    retro rover

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  7. You look very dashing in that uniform!

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  8. You make a perfect wing man Stewey
    Luvs Cat Flap Cavalier X

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  9. I have Come Fly With me in my head now!

    Stop on by for a visit
    Kari
    http://dogisgodinreverse.com/

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  10. Wow love your uniform. You can be my wingman anyday at the dog park homes!

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