Jessica Dubroff

Jessica Dubroff

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Jessica Whitney Dubroff was a seven-year-old pilot trainee who died attempting to become the youngest person to fly an airplane across the United States. Twenty-four hours into her quest, her Cessna 177B Cardinal single engine propeller aircraft, flown by her flight instructor, crashed after takeoff from Cheyenne Regional Airport in Cheyenne, Wyoming, killing all on board: Dubroff, her father and her flight instructor. Although billed by the media as a "pilot," Dubroff did not possess a medical certificate or a student pilot certificate, since they require a minimum age of 16, or a pilot certificate which requires a minimum age of 17, according to U.S. Federal Aviation Administration regulationsshow more

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  • Paperback | 76 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 5mm | 122g
  • Chrono Press
  • United States
  • English
  • 6135898396
  • 9786135898392