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Teenage Woman To Attempt a Flight Around the World

Nineteen-year-old Zara Rutherford takes off from Kortrijk, Belgium tomorrow to begin a solo flight around the world, which would make her by far the youngest woman to ever do this. The current record holder for this feat is an elderly 30 years old. She’ll be flying a Shark, which will also make her the youngest person to circumnavigate the globe in a microlight aircraft.

Read all about it at General Aviation News, and follow her progress on TikTok and her website.