Navy gives shoutout to pioneering Black female pilot

Navy gives shoutout to pioneering Black female pilot

The Navy is acknowledging a turning point in its history.”BZ (short for the congratulatory term Bravo Zulu) to Lt. j.g. Madeline Swegle on completing the Tactical Air (Strike) aviator syllabus,” the Naval Air Training Command statedThursday “Swegle is the @USNavy’s first known Black female TACAIR pilot and will receive her Wings of Gold later this month. HOOYAH!”It follows females initially got their wings in the Navy in1974 Military. com kept in mind Brenda Robinson, the very first African American female to graduate from the Navy’s Aviation Officer Candidate School, made her wings in 1980 and was the very first Black female licensed for C-1A provider onboard shipment provider landings, according to the not-for-profit Women in Aviation.Swegle finished from the U.S. Naval Academy in 2017.”Go forth and kick butt,” Rear Admiral Paula Dunn stated after congratulating her onTwitter

The Navy is acknowledging a turning point in its history.

“BZ (short for the congratulatory term Bravo Zulu) to Lt. j.g. Madeline Swegle on completing the Tactical Air (Strike) aviator syllabus,” the Naval Air Training Command statedThursday “Swegle is the @USNavy’s first known Black female TACAIR pilot and will receive her Wings of Gold later this month. HOOYAH!”

It follows females initially got their wings in the Navy in1974 Military. com kept in mind Brenda Robinson, the very first African American female to graduate from the Navy’s Aviation Officer Candidate School, made her wings in 1980 and was the very first Black female licensed for C-1A provider onboard shipment provider landings, according to the not-for-profit Women in Aviation.

Swegle finished from the U.S. Naval Academy in 2017.

“Go forth and kick butt,” Rear Admiral Paula Dunn stated after congratulating her on Twitter.