The teenage girls who built and flew a plane
Imagine building and then flying your own plane while still at school. That's what 28 girls from Benenden School in the UK have done. Over 18 months they built a microlight plane and on flew it. Newsday's David Whitty spoke to two of the young engineers, Zara Hussain aged 18, and Fernanda Wood aged 17.
(Photo: Girls from Benenden School with the microlight plane they built Credit: Benenden School)