Saturday, March 7, 2009

Kadin günü: women on top of their world.

Sabiha Gökçen (1913-2001)
An Air-force officer , she was one of the world's first female fighter pilots and a symbol for Turkey of the emancipation of women. Jetting solo over Turkey and the Balkans in small biplanes, she became the nation's own Amelia Earhart, a celebrity in hat and goggles.

Arzuhan Dogan Yalçindag
First chairwomen of the Board of Directors of the Turkish Industrialists and Businessmen's Association - TÜSIAD.

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