If you need some aviation history, drama and emotion, here are 4 aviation movies with female leads:
1. Amelia (2009)
The life of the Great Amelia Earhart, pilot pioneer.
Director: Mira Nair
Stars: Hilary Swank, Richard Gere and Ewan McGregor
2. Nerja (2016)
A look at the story of the courageous Neerja Bhanot, who sacrificed herself to protect her passengers life.
Director: Ram Madhvani
Star: Sonam Kapoor, Shabana Azmi, Yogendra Tikku.
3. Jean (2016)
Jean is the story of Jean Batten, the “daughter of the skies”
Director: Robert Sarkies
Star: Kate Elliot, Miranda Harcourt, Lucy Lever.
4. Pancho Barnes (1988)
A look to the life of Florence Lowe, pionerr aviator and pilot legend.
Director: Richard T. Heffron
Star: Valerie Bertinelli, Ted Wass, James Stephens