Caroline Aigle

Engineer, Military Person

1974 – 2007

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Who was Caroline Aigle?

Commandant Caroline Aigle was a French aviator who achieved a historical first when, at the age of 25, she became the first woman fighter pilot in the French Air Force. Her promising military career was cut short by death from cancer seven years later. She was posthumously awarded the Médaille de l'Aéronautique.

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Born
Sep 12, 1974
Montauban
Profession
Education
  • École Polytechnique
Lived in
  • Montauban
Died
Aug 21, 2007

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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