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By Alan Boyle Science editor
msnbc.com

Who was the first woman airplane passenger? When was the first in-flight movie shown? Some of the answers may give you a jolt. So extinguish all smoking materials, return your tray tables to their upright position and take our quiz on aviation firsts.

Sources: Smithsonian Institution, U.S. Centennial of Flight Commission, Federal Aviation Administration, International Civil Aviation Organization, The Washington Post, The Aerodrome, Tripolitanian War Timeline, World Airline Entertainment Association.

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