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Join us for a virtual event with Katherine Sharp Landdeck on Friday, August 28, at 5 p.m. She'll be speaking with WASP Nell Bright in a conversation moderated by Tracy V. Wilson, cohost of Stuff You Missed in History Class.
I always wanted to fly.
I grew up in Omaha, Nebraska, not far from Offutt Air Force Base and even closer to the small Millard Municipal Airport, so there were always planes flying overhead. I couldn't help but look up each time one passed by. Birds always got me, too, with their wings open wide as they soared in the wind. I envied their view from above, the sensation of freedom. I knew I wanted to fly...