Oxford and Cambridge have now decided to remove the words CAN’T and IMPOSSIBLE from their dictionary. (not sure how true thou)
Jessica Cox a 25 years old girl born without arms stands inside an aircraft. The girl from Tuscan, Arizona got the Sport Pilot certificate lately and became the first pilot licensed to fly using only her feet
Although Jessica was born without arms that have not stop her from doing anything except one thing which is using the word “can’t”
Her latest flight into the seemingly impossible is becoming the first pilot licensed to fly using only her feet
With one foot manning the controls and the other delicately guiding the steering column, Cox, 25 soared to achieve a Sport Pilot certificate. Her certificate qualifies her to fly a light-sport aircraft to altitudes of 10,000 feet
“She’s a good pilot. She’s rock solid,” said Parrish Traweek, 42, the flying instructor at San Manuel’s Ray Blair Airport.
Parrish Traweek runs PC Aircraft Maintenance and Flight Services and has trained many pilots, some of whom didn’t come close to Cox’s abilities.
“When she came up here driving a car,” Traweek recalled, “I knew she’d have no problem flying a plane”
Doctor never learned why she was born without arms, but she figured out early on that she didn’t want to use prosthetic devises as she believes there is nothing impossible for her