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INSPIRING GIRLS TOFLY; JetBlue promotes aviation careers

Oct 13, 2019 - Boston Herald

It was women wielding the wrenches, fixing the airplane engines and sitting in the captain's chair in the cockpit of the 190-seat airplane inside JetBlue's hangar at Logan International Airport on Saturday -- a rare sight in an industry dominated by men.

Female pilots, mechanics and fight attendants greeted more than 40 girls ages 6-17 with a first-class glance at what it's like to be a woman in aviation as part of the airline's "Fly Like A Girl" campaign.

"We really want to promote...