The worst of these was a detached retina that left her blind in part of her left eye and therefore grounded from being behind the controls of any aircraft. But Neuville didn't even consider giving up her dream. Multiple surgeries and healing treatments later, she was -- just as she said she would be -- back in the air, hanging upside down doing aerobatics.
Sometimes the process of doggedly getting where she's determined to go takes so long that it masks how in-your-face a woman really is. Don't be fooled.