WOMEN OF COURAGE: a time for courage

WOMEN OF COURAGE: a time for courage

    Price: $265.00

    Code: 2186
    Format: DVD

    Directed By: Noble Streets International
    2005, Length: 5-parts/ 60 minute each
    Purchase: $265 | Classroom Rental: $125

    Violet Milstead ferried powerful military aircraft, from single engine Spitfires to The Hurricane and Mosquito's. Denied the right to fly in the RCAF, Canadian pilot Milstead chose to volunteer for civilian service in Britain’s Air TransportAuxiliary. She flew over 700 hours in 99 different aircraft. Violet navigated without a radio,through fog and clouds, with a map, compass, dead reckoning and a prayer. Archivalfootage, photographs, poster and commentary form aviation historian and author ShirleyRender, draw viewers back to the time when the battle for the skies intensified.


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