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Barrier-breaking pilot Emily Howell Warner dies at 80


Emily Howell Warner became the first woman to be a permanent pilot for a major American airline in 1973, a role that was once deemed a man’s job. In 1976, she became the first female captain and eventually commanded the first all-women commercial flight crew. She died earlier this month at 80 years old. Sunday TODAY’s Willie Geist remembers a life well-lived.