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12:30 pm
Thu October 4, 2012

You Have To Enter To Win: A Female Pilot Among Men

Stephanie Wallach in her pilot uniform in the 1970's.
(Photo: Stephanie Wallach)

Only 3 percent of commercial airline pilots are women. But if you were flying into Anchorage, Alaska back in 2006, you'd be glad Stephanie Wallach was your pilot. On that flight, Stephanie made an emergency landing in an MD–80 jetliner after an engine failed.

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