Bessie Coleman was 1st black woman to earn a pilots license, in June 1921. No US pilot would teach her, so she learned French, moved to France amp learned from a French ace pilot. She also studied under manufacturing legend Anthony Fokker. BlacksInAviation bhm BlackGirlMagic

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RT @AvQueenBenet: Bessie Coleman was 1st black woman to earn a pilot’s license, in June 1921. No US #pilot would teach her, so she learned French, moved to France & learned from a French ace pilot. She also studied under manufacturing legend Anthony Fokker. #BlacksInAviation #bhm #BlackGirlMagic https://t.co/u4Nr6zEBTX