Zara Rutherford: 19-year-old woman takes off for solo trip around the world

Pilot Zara Rutherford, 19 began the start of a three-month bid to become the youngest woman to fly solo round the world. Rutherford departed from Kortrijk-Wevelgem Airport in western Belgium in her Shark ultralight, the world’s fastest microlight aircraft. The British-Belgian flyer hopes her voyage will encourage more girls and women to study and work […]