Amy Johnson, British aviator, 8 November 1932.
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Amy Johnson (1903-1941). 'Solo Flight to Australia - Amy Johnson with her new plane, 'Desert Cloud'. In 1930, Amy Johnson had become the first woman to fly solo from England to Australia'. Amy Johnson talking with her husband and fellow aviator, James Mollison (1905-1959). Photograph by James Jarche.