Shaesta Waiz is not only a record setter, but an inspirational icon. During her global fight which gave her the title of “youngest woman to complete a solo flight around the world in a single engine aircraft”, she also visited 22 countries to meet young girls and boys and inspire them to pursue STEM and aviation careers.
For her remarkable achievements, Shaesta Waiz was awarded the 2018 Current Achievement Trophy Award from the Smithonsian National Air and Space Museum. This film premiered at the Trophy Award gala and now lives on the National Air and Space Museum website where they recognize all winners of this prestigious award.
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