100 years

The 100th Anniversary Celebration of American Aviatrix, Bessie Coleman

Countdown to Bessie Coleman's 100th








Countdown 2021: Queen Bessie’s 100th

The Bessie Coleman Aviation All-Stars are honored to be the Official Headquarters of this Historical Celebration. “COUNTDOWN to 2021” will consist of a United States Ten City Tour tracing Bessie Coleman’s Journey from Atlanta, Texas, (Bessie Coleman’s birthplace) to France! It will be an international gathering place for Aviation enthusiast over the next year! The International Spirit of Aviation will be in the air.

Dr. Sheila L. Chamberlain, J.D., National Chair

First U.S. Army African American Woman Combat Intelligence Aviator and former President of OBAP South Florida Chapter and a Tuskegee Airmen Legacy Member, has accepted to serve as the Official National Chair of this Historical Celebration. 

Bessie Coleman Aviation All-Stars Board of Directors:

Gigi Coleman-Brooms CEO/President
Great Grandniece of Bessie Coleman

William Cummings
Vice President

Gloria Blaylock

Derrick Henry

Photo of a young Bessie Coleman

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We ask for your support and join us in recognizing the 100 Anniversary of this great American Aviatrix whose achievements and determination will never be forgotten.

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