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Eugene Bullard “The Black Swallow of Death”. 1894 – 1961. First African-American Military Pilot. Boeing Black Employees Association Oklahoma City BBEA-OKC. Bessie Coleman “Queen Bess”. 1892 – 1926. First African-American Woman Pilot.

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Eugene Bullard

“The Black Swallow of Death”

1894 – 1961

First African-American Military Pilot

Boeing Black Employees Association Oklahoma City BBEA-OKC

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Bessie Coleman

“Queen Bess”

1892 – 1926

First African-American Woman Pilot

Boeing Black Employees Association Oklahoma City BBEA-OKC

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Herbert Julian

“The Black Eagle of Harlem”

1897 – 1983

First African-American Aviator

Boeing Black Employees Association Oklahoma City BBEA-OKC

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Benjamin O. Davis Sr.

United States Air Force General

1877 – 1970

First African-American Army General

Boeing Black Employees Association Oklahoma City BBEA-OKC

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Benjamin O. Davis Jr.

Commander of Tuskegee Airman

1912 – 2002

First African-American Air Force General

Boeing Black Employees Association Oklahoma City BBEA-OKC

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Samuel Gravely Jr.

First African American Navy Ship Commander

1922 – 2004

First African-American Navy Admiral

Boeing Black Employees Association Oklahoma City BBEA-OKC

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Frank E. Peterson Jr.

First African-American Marine Corps Pilot

1932 – Present

First African-American Marine Corps General

Boeing Black Employees Association Oklahoma City BBEA-OKC

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Erroll M. Brown

1950 – Present

First African-American Coast Guard Admiral

Boeing Black Employees Association Oklahoma City BBEA-OKC

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Robert H. Lawrence

“The Black Swallow of Death”

1935 – 1967

First African-American Astronaut

Boeing Black Employees Association Oklahoma City BBEA-OKC

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Guion S. Bluford Jr.

1942 – Present

First African-American In Space

Boeing Black Employees Association Oklahoma City BBEA-OKC

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Dr. Bernard A. Harris Jr.

1956 – Present

First African-American To Walk In Space

Boeing Black Employees Association Oklahoma City BBEA-OKC

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Dr. Mae C. Jemison

1956 – Present

First African-American Woman In Space

Boeing Black Employees Association Oklahoma City BBEA-OKC

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African-American Astronauts

Black History Month Celebration

Boeing Black Employees Association Oklahoma City BBEA-OKC

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Colin L. Powell

First African-American Joint Chiefs of Staff

1937 – Present

First African-American Secretary of State

Boeing Black Employees Association Oklahoma City BBEA-OKC

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Dr. Condoleezza Rice

1954 –Present

First African-American Woman Secretary of State

Boeing Black Employees Association Oklahoma City BBEA-OKC

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Barack H. Obama

1961 –Present

First African-American President

Boeing Black Employees Association Oklahoma City BBEA-OKC

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Tuskegee Airman

“The Red Tailed Angels”

99th FighterSquadron

100th FighterSquadron

332nd Fighter Group

332nd Air Expeditionary Group

First African-American Fighter Pilots

Boeing Black Employees Association Oklahoma City BBEA-OKC

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Tuskegee Airman

“The Red Tailed Angels”

First African-American Fighter Pilots

Boeing Black Employees Association Oklahoma City BBEA-OKC

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Tuskegee Airman

“The Red Tailed Angels”

First African-American Fighter Pilots

Boeing Black Employees Association Oklahoma City BBEA-OKC

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African-American Aviation

Major James Ellison returns

Mac Ross' salute while

reviewing the first class of

Tuskegee cadets along the

flight light in 1941.       

Black History Month Celebration

Boeing Black Employees Association Oklahoma City BBEA-OKC

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African-American Aviation

Colonel Benjamin O. Davis, Jr. receives a visit from Major General Elwood Quesada at Lockbourne AFB, Ohio in 1946.        

Black History Month Celebration

Boeing Black Employees Association Oklahoma City BBEA-OKC

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African-American Aviation

Dale L. White and Chauncey E. Spencer after completion of their 3000 mile round trip from Chicago to Washington in 1939.          

Black History Month Celebration

Boeing Black Employees Association Oklahoma City BBEA-OKC

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African-American Aviation

Major George S. "Spanky" Roberts in the cockpit of his P-51C Mustang in Italy in 1944.   

Black History Month Celebration

Boeing Black Employees Association Oklahoma City BBEA-OKC

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African-American Aviation

Ground crew members repair a wing section of a P-51 Mustang.      

Black History Month Celebration

Boeing Black Employees Association Oklahoma City BBEA-OKC

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African-American Aviation

Herbert Carter of the 99th Fighter Squadron writes a letter while sitting on the wing of a P-40 fighter.        

Black History Month Celebration

Boeing Black Employees Association Oklahoma City BBEA-OKC

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African-American Aviation

A 99th Fighter Squadron pilot studies his map before a mission.    

Black History Month Celebration

Boeing Black Employees Association Oklahoma City BBEA-OKC

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African-American Aviation

Lieutenant Wendell O. Pruitt (r) receives congratulations from fellow pilot John F. Briggs.      

Black History Month Celebration

Boeing Black Employees Association Oklahoma City BBEA-OKC

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African-American Aviation

Staff Sergeant Bill Hall of the 99th Fighter Squadron leads his crew's effort to complete maintenance on a P-40.       

Black History Month Celebration

Boeing Black Employees Association Oklahoma City BBEA-OKC

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African-American Aviation

Black airmen stand next to a B-24 bomber of the 15th Air Force.

Black History Month Celebration

Boeing Black Employees Association Oklahoma City BBEA-OKC

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African-American Aviation

Captain Ronald A. Radcliffe, US Army, received the Army Aviator of the Year award in 1972 for his repeated acts of heroism as a helicopter pilot in Vietnam.

Black History Month Celebration

Boeing Black Employees Association Oklahoma City BBEA-OKC

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African-American Aviation

Captain Lloyd Newton becomes the first black pilot to join the US Air Force's Thunderbirds in 1974.

Black History Month Celebration

Boeing Black Employees Association Oklahoma City BBEA-OKC

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African-American Aviation

Captain Donnie L. Cochran becomes the first black pilot to join the US Navy's Blue Angels in 1986.

Black History Month Celebration

Boeing Black Employees Association Oklahoma City BBEA-OKC

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African-American Aviation

Captain Joseph "Peter" Petersen of the Thunderbirds. Died in January 1982 while attempting a difficult aerial maneuver over the Nevada desert.       

Black History Month Celebration

Boeing Black Employees Association Oklahoma City BBEA-OKC

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African-American Aviation

Integrated AF B-26 crew that flew last combat mission of Korean War in July 1953.  From left A3C D. Judd, LT D. Mansfield and LT B. Ralston.       

Black History Month Celebration

Boeing Black Employees Association Oklahoma City BBEA-OKC

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African-American Aviation

Charles B. Hall becomes the first black fighter pilot to down an enemy aircraft on July 21,1943.        

Black History Month Celebration

Boeing Black Employees Association Oklahoma City BBEA-OKC

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African-American Aviation

Officers of the 332nd Fighter Group.         

Black History Month Celebration

Boeing Black Employees Association Oklahoma City BBEA-OKC

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African-American Aviation

Colonel Leslie Parrish with black officers at Tuskegee Army Air Field.       

Black History Month Celebration

Boeing Black Employees Association Oklahoma City BBEA-OKC

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African-American Aviation

A B-25 crew consults a flight plan in April 1945 prior to a training mission.        

Black History Month Celebration

Boeing Black Employees Association Oklahoma City BBEA-OKC

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African-Americans at Boeing

Belle Alexander

One of first African-Americans to work for Boeing Aircraft.      

Black History Month Celebration

Boeing Black Employees Association Oklahoma City BBEA-OKC

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African-Americans at Boeing

One      

Black History Month Celebration

Boeing Black Employees Association Oklahoma City BBEA-OKC