I hear about Jessica Cox; born without arms, she is the world's first licensed armless pilot.

How can you pilot a plane without arms? How are the controls modified in order to let her fly?

Anyway: great respect for this woman. Absolutely.

  • $\begingroup$ I read the title: I thought this was going to be about weapons $\endgroup$ – user3306356 Aug 25 '15 at 14:28

Jessica Cox explains it herself in this video:


She's using her legs in place of hands (I.e, using her feet to manipulate the controls, throttle etc) and she specifically flies an Ercoupe which has no rudder pedals.


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