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First certified civilian female pilot from Afghanistan is flying solo around the world to promote STEM and aviation education to encourage women to believe in themselves and allow their dreams to soar. Daytona Beach, Fla.  June 27, 2017:  Shaesta Waiz has accomplished the historic transatlantic crossing early this month,...

    First certified civilian female Afghan pilot will attempt to become the youngest woman to fly solo around the world to promote STEM and aviation education to encourage women to believe in themselves and allow their dreams to soar. Scheduled for May 13, 2017, weather permitting, Shaesta Waiz will begin...