Maj. Caitlin Reilly, a 2007 graduate of the US Air Force Academy who has flown more than 2,100 combat hours, has become the first woman to receive the Col. James Jabara Award for Airmanship. Reilly says she is grateful for her predecessors who fought to allow women in combat and looks forward to the day when pilots are "recognized just as aviators, not as female aviators."
Combat pilot is first female to earn Jabara Award
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