Emily Howell Warner, a woman of many firsts in the aviation industry, including the first woman hired as a pilot by a U.S. commercial airline and the first female commercial captain, died July 3 in Littleton. She was 80.
Emily Howell Warner was an aviation icon, a pioneer for women pilots, and a Colorado native.
She passed away at 80 years old. Rest in Peace. https://t.co/DSkN8GFjma
— COHouseDems (@COHouseDem) July 9, 2020