Forence Knight, pilot trainee in Women's Flying Training Detachment, to qualify for joining the all-civilian Women's Auxiliary Ferrying Squadron, using a hairnet to keep hair fr. flying, in cockpit of trainer before takeoff at Avenger Field.


  • Title: Girl Pilots/ Avenger Field
  • Date: 1943-07
  • Location: Sweetwater, TX, US
  • Physical Dimensions: B/W PRINT
  • Subject Keywords: Women's Organizations, Training, Us At War, Us Armed Forces, Wafs, Women's Airforce Service Pilots, Women, 1940s
  • Publisher: TimeLife
  • Usage: For personal non-commercial use only
  • Provider: LIFE
  • Photographer: Peter Stackpole
  • Original ID: TimeLife_image_5586207
  • Credits: LIFE
  • Copyright: © Time Inc.

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