Air Classic Racer Feels a Part of History

The August issue of Ninety-Nines magazine highlighted the Air Race Classic which was held this past June. Racer Alexis Meaders talked about her experience prepping for the race and the challenges she faced when it was go time. Meaders had the pleasure of meeting 99-year-old Jeanette Geantil at LXT during the race. Geantil earned her pilot certificate in 1939 at Lambert Field, Missouri.