Captain Holly Petit and First Officer Keeley Petit mother and daughter And they work for an American airline. last month, they flew a plane together Number of first time travelers from Denver to St. Louis.
On July 23, the two took a flight from their hometown to Missouri. “It’s like a dream come true”Holly said. “I found this career for the first time and I fell in love with it. Now, my daughter loves to fly too. It’s real,” he continued.
Holly Petit started her aviation career in college. Initially, he worked as a flight attendant, but he realized that his profession was to command an aircraft. It was then that he decided to take up training as a pilot.
Between his training and training, he had three children and decided to dedicate himself full time to them. Later, he was able to complete his professional preparation and pursued his dream of flying a plane.
“18 years after I started my journey, I still feel dizzy while doing my job”Petit commented. Since 2004 the company is part of Southwest Airlines, the airline. Less cost of the United States which transports the most passengers per year.
Holly’s daughter Keely grew up near her mother’s job. When he was 14, he and his brothers received a trial trip as a gift. At that point, he realized that he shared the same business as his mother and wanted to follow in her footsteps.
Southwest Airlines celebrated the flight with its Twitter account. “We call this a huge positive change,” the company shared. “Congratulations to Keely and Holly for being the first mother and daughter to fly as a pair,” he said.