Breaking Through the Clouds Movie Screening

The First Women's National Air Derby

1046 G Avenue
Douglas, Arizona
Event Start
1:00 PM on May 25, 2013
Event End
4:00 PM on May 25, 2013

Closing reception for the Douglas Aviation History Exhibit and screening of the documentary "Breaking through the Clouds," a film about the Women's Air Derby of 1929.

The early days of aviation was full of daredevils. Some amazing women were early pioneers. Learn about the first national air derby, which stopped in Douglas, Arizona.

Breaking Through The Clouds: The First Women's National Air Derby was produced by independent producer Heather Taylor, who grew up in a family of pilots. Taylor will be on hand at the screening to answer questions about this amazing race.

The film is about the Intrepid women aviators who were pioneers in their time.

The film was honored by the National Aviation Hall of Fame of 2011 with the Combs Gates Award.

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Event Start
1:00 PM on Saturday, May 25, 2013
Event End
4:00 PM on Saturday, May 25, 2013
Gadsden Hotel Lobby

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